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heartsink patient Line breaks: heart|sink pa|tient

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Definition of heartsink patient in English:


British informal
(Among doctors) a patient who makes frequent visits to a surgery, complaining of persistent but unidentifiable ailments.

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Word of the day innocuous
Pronunciation: iˈnäkyo͞oəs
not harmful or offensive