sick call(redirected from sick calls)
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1. A daily lineup of military personnel requiring medical attention.
2. A signal announcing the time for such a lineup.
1. a military formation for those requiring medical attention.
2. the period during which this formation is held.
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|Noun||1.||sick call - the daily military formation at which individuals report to the medical officer as sick|
armed forces, armed services, military, military machine, war machine - the military forces of a nation; "their military is the largest in the region"; "the military machine is the same one we faced in 1991 but now it is weaker"
military formation - a formation of troops