Clean Bill of Health




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Clean Bill of Health : Phrases



Meaning:

To be healthy.


Example:

I visited the doctor today and was given a
clean bill of health.


Origin:

This widely used term has its origins in the
Bill of Health, a document issued to a ship showing that the port it sailed from suffered from no epidemic or infection at the time of departure.

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