medical care focused on improving the quality of life of patients with serious illnesses, as by treating symptoms and providing emotional support.
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Question 1 of 7
What does “vacillate” mean?
Also called comfort care .
Origin of palliative care
First recorded in 1965–70
Words nearby palliative care
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