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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

sick′ call`(n.)

  1. a military formation for those requiring medical attention.

  2. the period during which this formation is held.

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. sick call, sick parade(noun)

    the daily military formation at which individuals report to the medical officer as sick


  1. sick call(Noun)

    A daily lineup of military personnel requiring medical attention.


  1. Sick Call

    A Sick Call is United States Military parlance for "a daily lineup of military personnel requiring medical attention." As a record of treatment provided to personnel one or more of the attending medical personnel will typically fill out a "Sick Call Treatment Record" for each patient seen.


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