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injurious

(ĭn-jo͝or′ē-əs)
adj.
1. Causing or tending to cause injury; harmful: eating habits that are injurious to one's health.
2. Offensive or insulting; hurtful: made injurious statements about his rival.

in·ju′ri·ous·ly adv.
in·ju′ri·ous·ness n.
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Participants in the TJQMBB group reported only 11 seriously injurious falls compared with 29 in the multimodal exercise group and 50 in the control group.
Today, almost everyone knows that smoking is extremely injurious to health, yet the number of smokers is increasing day by day.
"Any leader worth his salt cannot go public against the government's resolve to end injurious practices such as FGM." he said.
ISLAMABAD: Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Mian Saqib Nisar has remarked that gutka, paan and supari are injurious to human health.The CJP gave these remarks while presiding over a 3-member bench of the Supreme Court (SC) during a case's hearing pertaining to gutka, paan and supari filed by Rathore Paan Masala company against a high court decision here on Monday.
Spargo, of Heol Islwyn, Fforestfach, had previously pleaded guilty to two counts of possession of a Class C drug with intent to supply, one count of engaging in an unfair commercial practice, and one count of placing an injurious food on the market when he appeared for sentencing.
Stereotyped and self injurious behavior in child developmental disorders.
Self injurious behaviors is assumed to be a repetitive behavior at the same time it can be episodic as it either occurs under highly specific stimulus contexts, or in bursts after long periods without problematic behavior.8,11
When it came to injurious falls, tai chi reduced the risk by 50 percent over the short term, and 28 percent over the long term--however, tai chi did not influence when an older adult was likely to have their first injurious fall.
In 2011, the national average rate for injurious falls that occurred during hospitalization was 0.53 per 1,000 Medicare fee-for-service discharges in U.S.
Arroyo said the high court had ruled in many cases that detainees are entitled to bail if their continuous confinement during the pendency of their case would be injurious to their health or endanger their life.
Livestock along with team conducted raid at a premises near Adda Bagh at Aminpur Road and unearthed a factory, Rana Oil Mills, while manufacturing injurious animal feed (Khall).
claimed $8,224,671 in damages for injurious affection (based on the tort of nuisance) under the Expropriations Act, RSO 1990, c E.26.