Vocabulary – FDR and Warm Springs
Contracted: verb; to get or acquire, as a viral disease or by exposure to something contagious.
Embodied: verb; to give substance to; express, personify, or exemplify in actuality.
Inspired: verb; aroused with the spirit to do something; encouraged. Invested: verb; to put money to use in something offering potential profitable returns.
Strong>Polio (Poliomyelitis): noun; an acute viral disease, usually affecting children and young adults, characterized by inflammation of the motor neurons of the brain stem and spinal cord, and resulting in paralysis, muscular damage, and permanent deformities.
Restored: verb; to bring back to health, normal condition, or existence; reestablish.