sick

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sick

1. inclined or likely to vomit
2. 
a. suffering from ill health
b. (as collective noun; preceded by the): the sick
3. 
a. of, relating to, or used by people who are unwell
b. (in combination): sickbed
4. deeply affected with a mental or spiritual feeling akin to physical sickness
5. mentally, psychologically, or spiritually disturbed
6. an informal word for vomit
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It wasn't until a half-dozen students at Rio Vista Elementary in Saugus got sick and their parents got upset that alarm bells were set off and officials woke up from the torpor.
In August 1991, 11 people outside the county got sick from PSP poisoning, but no one died.