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Damage vs. Injury

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Damagenoun

Injury or harm; the condition or measure of something not being intact.

‘The storm did a lot of damage to the area.’;

Injurynoun

Damage to the body of a human or animal.

‘The passenger sustained a severe injury in the car accident.’;

Damagenoun

(slang) Cost or expense.

‘"What's the damage?" he asked the waiter.’;

Injurynoun

The violation of a person's reputation, rights, property, or interests.

‘Slander is an injury to the character.’;

Damageverb

(transitive) To impair the soundness, goodness, or value of; to harm or cause destruction.

‘Be careful not to damage any of the fragile items while unpacking them.’; ‘Cold temperatures, heavy rain, falling rocks, strong winds and glacier movement can damage the equipment. File:Cold temperatures, heavy rain, falling rocks, strong winds and glacier movement can damage the equipment.ogg’;

Injurynoun

(archaic) Injustice.

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Damageverb

To undergo damage.

Injuryverb

(obsolete) To wrong, to injure.

Damagenoun

Injury or harm to person, property, or reputation; an inflicted loss of value; detriment; hurt; mischief.

‘He that sendeth a message by the hand of a fool cutteth off the feet and drinketh damage.’; ‘Great errors and absurdities many commit for want of a friend to tell them of them, to the great damage both of their fame and fortune.’;

Injurynoun

Any damage or hurt done to a person or thing; detriment to, 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.

‘For he that doeth injury shall receive that that he did evil.’; ‘Many times we do injury to a cause by dwelling on trifling arguments.’; ‘Riot ascends above their loftiest towers,And injury and outrage.’;

Damagenoun

The estimated reparation in money for detriment or injury sustained; a compensation, recompense, or satisfaction to one party, for a wrong or injury actually done to him by another.

Injurynoun

any physical damage to the body caused by violence or accident or fracture etc.

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Damageverb

To occasion damage to the soundness, goodness, or value of; to hurt; to injure; to impair.

‘He . . . came up to the English admiral and gave him a broadside, with which he killed many of his men and damaged the ship.’;

Injurynoun

an accident that results in physical damage or hurt

Damageverb

To receive damage or harm; to be injured or impaired in soundness or value; as, some colors in cloth damage in sunlight.

Injurynoun

a casualty to military personnel resulting from combat

Damagenoun

the occurrence of a change for the worse

Injurynoun

an act that injures someone

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Damagenoun

loss of military equipment

Injurynoun

an instance of being injured

‘she suffered an injury to her back’;

Damagenoun

the act of damaging something or someone

Injurynoun

the fact of being injured; harm or damage

‘all escaped without serious injury’;

Damagenoun

the amount of money needed to purchase something;

‘the price of gasoline’; ‘he got his new car on excellent terms’; ‘how much is the damage?’;

Injurynoun

damage to a person's feelings

‘compensation for injury to feelings’;

Damagenoun

a legal injury is any damage resulting from a violation of a legal right

Injury

Injury, also known as physical trauma, is damage to the body caused by external force. This may be caused by accidents, falls, hits, weapons, and other causes.

Damageverb

inflict damage upon;

‘The snow damaged the roof’; ‘She damaged the car when she hit the tree’;

Damage

Damage is any change in a thing, often a physical object, that degrades it away from its initial state. It can broadly be defined as .

‘changes introduced into a system that adversely affect its current or future performance’;

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