Definitions for valetudinarianism

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

val•e•tu•di•nar•i•anˌvæl ɪˌtud nˈɛər i ən, -ˌtyud-(n.)

  1. an invalid.

  2. a person who is excessively concerned about his or her health.

  3. (adj.)in poor health; sickly; invalid.

  4. excessively concerned about one's health.

  5. of, pertaining to, or characterized by invalidism.

Origin of valetudinarian:

1695–1705

val`e•tu`di•nar′i•an•ism(n.)

Wiktionary

  1. valetudinarianism(Noun)

    The condition of a valetudinarian; a state of feeble health; infirmity.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Valetudinarianism(noun)

    the condition of a valetudinarian; a state of feeble health; infirmity

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