how to pronounce convalescent

/ˌkɑːnvəˈlɛsənt/

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convalescent is pronounced in four syllables

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kɑːnvəlɛsənt

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An example use of convalescent in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… antibodies and convalescent plasma …”

meanings of convalescent

adjective:

  1. Of convalescence or convalescents.
  2. Recovering one's health and strength after a period of illness.

noun:

  1. A person recovering from illness.

words with pronunciation similar to convalescent

convalescence

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