healing by third intention n.
The slow filling of a wound, cavity, or ulcer by granulations, with subsequent formation of scar tissue.
[helth] /hɛlθ/ noun 1. the general condition of the body or mind with reference to soundness and vigor: good health; poor health. 2. soundness of body or mind; freedom from disease or ailment: to have one’s health; to lose one’s health. 3. a polite or complimentary wish for a person’s health, happiness, etc., especially as […]
- Health camp
noun 1. (NZ) a camp, usually at the seaside, for children requiring health care
- Health card
noun 1. (Canadian) an identity card required to obtain public health insurance services
[helth-kair] /ˈhɛlθˌkɛər/ noun, Also, health care 1. the field concerned with the maintenance or restoration of the of the body or mind. 2. any of the procedures or methods employed in this field. adjective, Also, health-care 3. of, relating to, or involved in healthcare: healthcare workers; a healthcare center. n. also health care, 1940, U.S. […]