an intermediate level of healthcare for chronically ill, disabled, or elderly people, especially in a facility for this purpose.
a level of nursing care that is supervised by physicians or a registered nurse, intermediate between intensive and basic care.
Caring About Whether You Couldn’t Care LessWhen you want to colloquially express that you don’t care at all about something, you might say “I couldn’t care less.” This phrase first popped up in British English at the turn of the 20th century and is still popular today. In the 1960s, a controversial American variant of this phase entered popular usage: “I could care less.” Many native English speakers, both in the …
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