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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Impairment of normal physiological function affecting part or all of an organism.

Usage examples (29)
  • illness is one of those things which a man should resist on principle.
  • Both Meirelles and author Saramago have stated that the title illness is not meant to be taken literally.
  • Your illness is a threat to society, and here we take that sort of threat very seriously.
  • Things are beginning to look very black against him, and I am convinced his illness is all a sham. for more
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