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CONVConversation
CONVConversion
CONVConvertible
CONVConvention
CONVConverter
CONVConvocation
CONVConvalescent
convConveyor
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Neither is Zarathustra indignant at a convalescent who looketh tenderly on his delusions, and at midnight stealeth round the grave of his God; but sickness and a sick frame remain even in his tears.
May they become convalescents and overcomers, and create higher bodies for themselves!
An appreciative listener is always stimulating, and I described, in a humorous manner, certain incidents of my Convalescent Home, in a way which, I flatter myself, greatly amused my hostess.
In the Sergeant's company, who was also just convalescent, Osborne made the journey of Waterloo and Quatre Bras, a journey which thousands of his countrymen were then taking.
For some months I had been ill in health, but was now convalescent, and, with returning strength, found myself in one of those happy moods which are so precisely the converse of ennui - moods of the keenest appetency, when the film from the mental vision departs - the "PL> 0 BDT ,B­,L - and the intellect, electrified, surpasses as greatly its every-day condition, as does the vivid yet candid reason of Leibnitz, the mad and flimsy rhetoric of Gorgias.
As Fanny was out a good deal with her Arthur, who was sure that exercise was necessary for the convalescent, Polly went every day to see Mrs.
For months my life was despaired of, and when at last I came to myself and became convalescent, I was so weak and emaciated that a medical board determined that not a day should be lost in sending me back to England.
look at this," and he rolled up to Darya Alexandrovna an invalid chair that had just been ordered for the convalescents.
A score of convalescents lingered in the hospital, but they were improving hourly.
It was sold in 1946 to the Merseyside Hospitals Council, and the house became known as the John Braddock Convalescent Home while the Mary Bamber Convalescent Centre was built in the grounds in the 1960s.
Francis Convalescent Pavilion has just signed a service contract with on-site dentistry services experts Lumina HealthCare of Los Angeles, California.
Laurence Corash, Cerus SVP and chief medical officer, commented that the INTERCEPT pathogen inactivation process can reduce the risk of other pathogens that may contaminate the plasma of valuable Ebola convalescent donors and will serve as a new therapeutic option for Ebola patients.