visit (v.)
afflict with sickness, strike down with disease
1H4 IV.i.26[Worcester to all, of Northumberland] I would the state of time had first been whole / Ere he by sickness had been visited
LLL V.ii.422[Berowne to Rosaline, of his friends being in love] These lords are visited
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