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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The state of being weak in health or body (especially from old age).

Usage examples (35)
  • Noun, : debility prevented him from getting out of bed
  • The rehab vibe, however, the smell of generalized debility, is a constant.
  • "There is an extreme debility, that is all," he went on quite cheerfully;
  • Thus, voluntary starvation that results in a debility is a self-inflicted injury. for more
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