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combat fatigue

noun
Origin of combat fatigue
1940-1945
1940-45
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Examples from the web for combat fatigue
  • Exercise can help combat fatigue, improve alertness and reduce stress.
  • Respondent also experimented with its procedure for equip-ment operators to take unscheduled breaks to combat fatigue.
  • Shift work can have an enormous physical impact, but there are ways to combat fatigue.
  • Research is also being done to identify what else can be done to combat fatigue and make flying even safer.
  • However, they were combat fatigue diagnosis, and mostly that meant a failure as far as they were concerned.
British Dictionary definitions for combat fatigue

combat fatigue

noun
1.
another term for battle fatigue
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combat fatigue in Medicine

combat fatigue com·bat fatigue (kŏm'bāt')
n.
See war neurosis.

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