bill of health

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a certificate saying that a departing ship's company is healthy (to be presented at the next port of arrival)

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Weaver's confidence in the NEA getting a clean bill of health may be a case of whistling through a graveyard," explained Landmark President Mark R.
Once the vet gives the animal a clean bill of health, Stephanie sets out in search of a loving home.
A MUM told to have an abortion after docs spotted two holes in her unborn baby's heart yesterday wept with joy after her daughter was given a clean bill of health.
By June, I was practically ready to give it a clean bill of health.
MUTAMAM has been given a clean bill of health and is to begin stallion duties at the National Stud with immediate effect.
While the female rats were given a clean bill of health (aside from teeth discoloration), the male rats showed "equivocal evidence of carcinogenic activity," based on the occurrence of a small number of bone osteosarcomas.
The leading glass packaging company, Rockware Glass are showing leadership in standards of hygiene at their Knottingley, Worksop and Doncaster factories with a clean bill of health from a recent Royal Society for the Promotion of Health inspection.
And it published a position paper that gave sugar a clean bill of health.
Anyone interested in participating in the sport should get a clean bill of health from a physician, Johnson Hughes advices.
THE BBC castaways at the centre of a meningitis scare were yesterday given a clean bill of health.
Only 16% of Japanese who had medical checkups last year were issued a clean bill of health, the worst figure on record, the Japan Hospital Association said Wednesday.
Five days later the DC10 was given a clean bill of health.
Bill of Health, developed largely by the American Legion, is designed to provide veterans with greater access to the VA health care system by changing the revenue streams for the hospitals that are the core of the system.
The results do not give all Antarctic phytoplankton a clean bill of health, however.
Economic sense dictates that, for the moment, a building that has a certified, clean bill of health, or takes advantage of modern technology and ensures clean and safe working conditions, will offer value that not everyone in the market can offer right now.