Pronunciation: (val"i-tOOd"n-âr'ē-un, -tyOOd"-), [key]
1. an invalid.
2. a person who is excessively concerned about his or her poor health or ailments.
1. in poor health; sickly; invalid.
2. excessively concerned about one's poor health or ailments.
3. of, pertaining to, or characterized by invalidism.
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