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I was mightily impressed by the haleness of the old men and women, which one rarely sees in America.

WORD ORIGIN

"healthy," Old English hal "healthy, entire, uninjured" (see health). The Scottish and northern English form of whole; it was given a literary sense of "free from infirmity" (1734). Related: Haleness.

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