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Folklore and Fairy Tales
Little Chicken ~Folklore from Myanmer~
hen noun [C]
UK /hen/ US /hen/
hen noun [C] (ANIMAL)
an adult female chicken, often kept for its eggs
NEW JAPANESE ADVICE ON MASKS OUTDOORS
I'm a bit scared, / so / I'll always wear a mask.
It's nearly summer. It gets hard to breathe, so I'd like to take it off when possible.
physical distancing noun
Definition of physical distancing
: the tendency to avoid close contact with others
Body language exposes our relationship to others. There is the confident demeanor of the self-assured, the plodding gait of the downhearted and the physical distancing that characterizes fear. — Marcia Manna
… JFK was notable for his physical distancing—part of his immense, glamorous reserve. He hated crowds—of course, with good reason—while expertly playing them like a grand piano. — Robert Whitcomb
specifically, medical : the practice of maintaining a greater than usual physical space between oneself and other people or of avoiding direct contact with people or objects in public places during the outbreak of a contagious disease in order to minimize exposure and reduce the transmission of infection : SOCIAL DISTANCING
The main thing that we can all do, is what is called social distancing. I like to use the phrase 'physical distancing.' … Now you're going to be spending much more time in your house, spending time away from people … to limit transmission of the COVID virus. Physical distancing takes away the idea we can still talk to loved ones … — Adam Rosh
The WHO added that they were now using the term "physical distancing" rather than "social distancing" to describe the importance of maintaining space between people in order to avoid the spread of the virus. — Manon Dark
Additionally, Kroger will begin implementing new physical distancing measures to help enhance customer and associate safety during the COVID-19 pandemic. Starting Tuesday, Kroger stores are limiting customers to 50% of building code capacity. — WRDW.com