[ val-i-tood-n-er-ee, -tyood- ]
/ ˌvæl ɪˈtud nˌɛr i, -ˈtyud- /
noun, plural val·e·tu·di·nar·ies.
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Examples from the Web for valetudinary
An adagio may set a gouty father to sleep, and a capriccio may operate successfully on the nerves of a valetudinary mother.Primitive Psycho-Therapy and Quackery|Robert Means Lawrence
Medicine definitions for valetudinary
[ văl′ĭ-tōōd′n-ĕr′ē ]
Of, relating to, or typical of a valetudinarian.
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