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sickness

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2 an abnormal state that disrupts a plant or animal's normal bodily functioning
  • a sickness that resulted in the death of millions of the nation's elm trees

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3 a disturbed condition of the stomach in which one feels like vomiting
  • the sickness that many women feel during the early months of a pregnancy

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The first known use of sickness was before the 12th century

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“Sickness.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/sickness. Accessed 27 Jan. 2022.

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