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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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In his poem of the same name, John Fuller gets physical, musing as he runs through his lover's attributes: "I like your cheeks, I like your nose,/ I like the way your lips disclose/ The neat arrangement of your teeth/ (Half above and half beneath)/ In rows.
You should have told her that what's going on is abuse and, if he gets physical, constitutes domestic violence.
com/sites/andygreenberg/2013/09/20/another-ios-7-bug-lets-locked-iphones-make-calls-and-this-time-theres-no-easy-fix/) Forbes report : "Anyone who gets physical access to a locked iPhone running iOS 7 can simply tap "Emergency" on the lock screen, which brings up an emergency calling screen.
While a young guy is more likely to judge a girl if she gets physical too soon, a guy who's in his late 20s and 30s might not be that close-minded.
She can overlook her friends' sudden transformation and new interest in her older brother's punk rock band, but the last straw comes when Bizza gets physical with Jessie's life-long crush, Van, her brother's best friend.
They've also got the necessary brawn if it gets physical.