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Injury

Injury

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noun


(1)   An act that injures someone
(2)   An accident that results in physical damage or hurt
(3)   A casualty to military personnel resulting from combat
(4)   Any physical damage to the body caused by violence or accident or fracture etc.
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Etymology


From , from , from + .

Noun



  1. Any damage or violation of, the person, character, feelings, rights, property, or interests of an individual; that which injures, or occasions wrong, loss, damage, or detriment; harm; hurt; loss; mischief; wrong; evil; as, his health was impaired by a severe injury; slander is an injury to the character.

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