What does the word health mean?

  • The state of the organism when it functions optimally without evidence of disease.

  • A state of soundness and well-being; the state in which the bodily functions are performed normally and without causing discomfort.

Usage examples for health

  1. You're the picture of health! – Left Guard Gilbert by Ralph Henry Barbour
  2. And is it not right to drink the king's health? – The Coming of the King by James Hocking
  3. Here is your health! – New-Arabian-Nights by Stevenson, Robert Louis

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