physically ill

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Definition of physically ill

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: nauseated The sight made her physically ill.

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“Physically ill.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/physically%20ill. Accessed 4 Dec. 2020.

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