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physical

1. of or concerned with matter and energy
2. of or relating to physics

physical

(jargon)
The opposite of logical in its jargon sense. Compare real, virtual, and transparent.

It is said that what you can touch and see is real; what you can see but not touch is virtual; what you can touch but not see is transparent; and what you can neither touch nor see is probably imaginary.

physical

Devices at the electronic, or machine, level. Contrast with logical. See logical vs. physical.
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A majority of the House plenum on Friday rejected a proposal by Diko leader Nicolas Papadopoulos to discuss the issue of settlers -- mainland Turks -- in the Turkish-occupied areas, following public outcry earlier this week over President Nicos Anastasiades' remarks that agreement for 90,000 to remain post-solution to the Cyprus problem, a figure he revised the next day to 40,000, attributing the mistake to physical exhaustion.
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The existential model of burnout7 outlines burnout as working for a long period of time in emotionally stressing situations that leads to a state of emotional, mental and physical exhaustion.
A year ago, Farah pulled out of this prestigious meeting, citing mental and physical exhaustion when several antidoping allegations were made against his US coach Alberto Salazar.
Many art teachers on a cart or traveling feel the burnout sooner due to physical exhaustion and balancing workloads from multiple schools.
Their systems weakened by physical exhaustion, a lack of safe food, clean water and medicine, refugees are sitting-duck targets for entirely preventable diseases that can scar, maim, even kill.
At 6 months, many women continued to experience these issues, including stress (43%), weight control (40%), sleep loss (34%), lack of sexual desire (26%), physical exhaustion (25%), and backache (24%).
Coca Cola was advertised as a brain tonic in the 1890s and was said to "relieve mental and physical exhaustion.
Al Hashemi added that fast-paced modern day lives can lead to a burnout which is a state of emotional, mental, and physical exhaustion caused by excessive and prolonged stress.
Nine patients experienced one recurrence, nine had two recurrences, two had three recurrences, and one had five recurrences; 73% of the 38 recurrences occurred in the setting of viral illness, and 27% occurred in the setting of physical exhaustion or emotional stress.
Ras Al Khaimah: An Emirati man trekking the upper reaches of Ghaleila mountain was rescued by RAK Police Air Wing after suffering physical exhaustion due to intense heat, authorities say.