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health

health

 
 
pronunciation:
helth
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: one's general mental and physical condition.
He was in poor health after a year spent in captivity.
similar words:
condition
definition 2: freedom from illness or dysfunction; soundness.
He's lucky to have his health at his age.She nursed him back to health.
antonyms:
disease, disorder, illness, infirmity, sickness
similar words:
condition
definition 3: the study of ways to maintain health.
I've always been interested in health, so I decided to become a nutritionist.We learned about rabies in health yesterday.
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descriptions of something that is bad for someone's health
descriptions of something that is good for someone's health
similar to health
some activities for checking someone's health
some descriptions of someone in good health
some descriptions of someone in poor health
some kinds of health
some people associated with health
some places associated with health
some things that affect someone's health
things that can negatively affect someone's health
Word Parts
The word health contains the following part:
-th2 Old English noun-forming suffix that means the act or state of
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The suffix -th2 attaches to English adjectives to form nouns (e.g., "warmth " from "warm" and "depth " from "deep"), and to English verb roots to form nouns (e.g., "birth " from "bear" and "stealth " from "steal").