Sentence Examples


  • The patient should continue to take about 100 grains a day for at least a fortnight after he is apparently convalescent, otherwise a recrudescence is very probable.
  • The infirmary convalescents are sent to the convalescent house in Corstorphine.
  • On a site of three acres stands the convalescent home of the Norfolk and Norwich hospital.
  • A convalescent home (1872) commemorates the recovery from illness of King Edward VII.
  • On the "farm" the city maintains an "infirmary village," a tuberculosis sanatorium, a detention hospital, a convalescent hospital and houses of correction.