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able-bodied

adjective

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The first known use of able-bodied was in 1600

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“Able-bodied.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/able-bodied. Accessed 22 January 2020.

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