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ailment
used in Unbroken by Hillenbrand

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Definition
an illness
  • Tuberculosis, malaria, dysentery, malnutrition, anemia, eye ailments, and festering wounds were widespread.
    p. 346.4
  • Because the POW diet was severely deficient in sodium, leaving many men crippled by muscle cramps and other ailments, the men developed a system for stealing and processing salt.
    p. 284.6

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