- conus arteriosus,
- convection cell,
- convection oven
Origin of convalescence
Examples from the Web for convalescence
If Captain America can come back from the dead, then his current convalescence is only a temporary derailment.DC Comics’ Diversity Crisis: Why the Status Quo Rules|Liz Watson|July 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Hospitalized, seriously injured, he would return after a six-week convalescence.
After a long period of convalescence following her breakdown, she breathes a sigh of relief when she is able to write.The Neglected Penelope Mortimer Was a Novelist Ahead of Her Time|Jessica Ferri|March 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
During my convalescence I had bought and read for the first time, The King in Yellow.Read ‘The King in Yellow,’ the ‘True Detective’ Reference That’s the Key to the Show|Robert W. Chambers|February 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Moreover, his convalescence involved a continuing “liberal education.”Portrait of FDR as a Young Man: How He Became a Radical|Harvey J. Kaye|October 17, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Under the ministering care of Beatrice and the patriarch, Stern's convalescence was rapid.Darkness and Dawn|George Allan England
God rebuked the disorder, though the convalescence was slow.
In mild cases it may continue until the occurrence of convalescence, but in grave cases it is soon lost in delirium.
She was very tranquil, resting as people rest after a long illness, in a sort of convalescence of the heart.A Country Gentleman and his Family|Mrs. (Margaret) Oliphant
Four days later the patient gave birth to a colt and suckled it right along through her convalescence.Lameness of the Horse|John Victor Lacroix
late 15c., from Middle French convalescence (15c.), from Late Latin convalescentia "regaining of health," from convalescentem (nominative convalescens), present participle of convalescere (see convalesce).