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Definition of valetudinarian:

(adj) : of infirm health; seeking to recover health; sickly; weakly; infirm
"the valetudinarian habit of discussing his health had grown on Rose... -- Florence Anne Sellar MacCunn, Sir Walter Scott's Friends, 1910, p. 234"
(n) : a person in poor health or sickly, expecially one who is constantly obsessed with their state of health
"the most uninformed mind, with a healthy body, is happier than the wisest valetudinarian. -- Thomas Jefferson, The Writings oF Thomas Jefferson, 1904, p. 168."
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Definition of valetudinarian:

(adj) : of infirm health; seeking to recover health; sickly; weakly; infirm
"the valetudinarian habit of discussing his health had grown on Rose... -- Florence Anne Sellar MacCunn, Sir Walter Scott's Friends, 1910, p. 234"
(n) : a person in poor health or sickly, expecially one who is constantly obsessed with their state of health
"the most uninformed mind, with a healthy body, is happier than the wisest valetudinarian. -- Thomas Jefferson, The Writings oF Thomas Jefferson, 1904, p. 168."

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