sick call

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noun Military.

a daily formation for those requiring medical attention.
the period during which this formation is held.

Nearby words

  1. sick and tired,
  2. sick as a dog,
  3. sick at heart,
  4. sick bay,
  5. sick building syndrome,
  6. sick day,
  7. sick headache,
  8. sick in bed,
  9. sick joke,
  10. sick leave

Origin of sick call

First recorded in 1830–40

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