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  ( patients    plural  )
1       n-count   A patient is a person who is receiving medical treatment from a doctor or hospital. A patient is also someone who is registered with a particular doctor.  
The earlier the treatment is given, the better the patient's chances..., He specialized in treatment of cancer patients.     
2       adj   If you are patient, you stay calm and do not get annoyed, for example when something takes a long time, or when someone is not doing what you want them to do.,   (Antonym: impatient)    Please be patient<endash>your cheque will arrive..., He was endlessly kind and patient with children.     
  patiently      adv   ADV with v  
She waited patiently for Frances to finish.     

in-patient        ( in-patients    plural  ) , inpatient   An in-patient is someone who stays in hospital while they receive their treatment.      n-count  
  (Antonym: out-patient)   

      In-patient is also an adjective., adj   ADJ n  
...inpatient hospital care.     
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a patient who lost is tracheal reflexes by general anesthesia or Coma ; state whos trache has been protected by a tube that permits artificial ventilation.
Medical term
Patient that has lost reactivity , reactions to stimulations, reflexes (Areflexia) = Dead or Comatous
to be lost
he went missing my dog went missing for three days
lost; in the middle of nowhere
humanitarian compassive care for avoiding suffering of a terminal state patient
Medical term
it's said for determining someone to calm down, be patient, control his/her reactions
patient in prehospital setting in Profound Coma or in Cardiac Arrest that could be a Donor afer hospital verification of cerebral death and none contraindications
Free On Board: A legal term meaning that when the seller loads merchandise for transportation, he bears full responsibility for it but if the merchandise is later lost or harmed, the buyer suffers the loss.
expression used to describe something that is in decline or has lost the qualities that made it popular, appealing, successful
used originally in media to describe a show or a movie that is declining in popularity. E.g: I loved their ads, but with the last ones they just jump the shark.
expression used to describe a lost opportunity or something that is unlikely to happen in the current circumstances
nurse manned MICU for stable intensive care patients
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