patience / patients


patience / patients
   Patience is the ability to remain calm even when dealing with someone or something difficult: The teacher showed infinite patience for the students struggling with the reading material. (See also assistance and assistants.)
   Patients are people who are sick in a hospital: The nurse had several new patients to get to know that week.

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