Associations to the word «Injury»


INJURY, noun. Damage to the body of a human or animal
INJURY, noun. Violation of a person, their character, feelings, rights, property, or interests
INJURY, noun. (archaic) injustice
INJURY, verb. (obsolete) To wrong, to injure.
INJURY CURRENT, noun. (medicine) the electric current due to an injury potential
INJURY CURRENTS, noun. Plural of injury current
INJURY POTENTIAL, noun. (medicine) the electric potential arising in a muscle or nerve from trauma injury
INJURY POTENTIALS, noun. Plural of injury potential
INJURY TIME, noun. (football) Additional time played straight after each of the two halves, due to any stoppages occurring during the halves.

Dictionary definition

INJURY, noun. Any physical damage to the body caused by violence or accident or fracture etc..
INJURY, noun. An accident that results in physical damage or hurt.
INJURY, noun. A casualty to military personnel resulting from combat.
INJURY, noun. An act that causes someone or something to receive physical damage.
INJURY, noun. Wrongdoing that violates another's rights and is unjustly inflicted.

Wise words

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