Definition of “a clean bill of health” - English Dictionary

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“a clean bill of health” in British English

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a clean bill of health

informal

a decision by a doctor that someone is healthy:

He's been given a clean bill of health by the doctor.

a decision by someone in authority that a particular thing is in good condition:

Of 30 countries inspected for airline safety, only 17 received a clean bill of health.

(Definition of “a clean bill of health” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)