accidental injury

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Noun1.accidental injury - an accident that results in physical damage or hurtaccidental injury - an accident that results in physical damage or hurt
accident - an unfortunate mishap; especially one causing damage or injury
concussion - injury to the brain caused by a blow; usually resulting in loss of consciousness
mutilation - an injury that causes disfigurement or that deprives you of a limb or other important body part
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He cast down his eyes and hurried out as if it were none of his business, careful as he went not to inflict any accidental injury on the young lady.
The possibility that Dunstan had played him the ugly trick of riding away with Wildfire, to return at the end of a month, when he had gambled away or otherwise squandered the price of the horse, was a fear that urged itself upon him more, even, than the thought of an accidental injury; and now that the dance at Mrs.
The accidental injury you have received from Judge Temple has heightened the sense of your hereditary wrongs.
The formation of the granular sphere was hastened by any accidental injury. I may add, that frequently a pair of these bodies were attached to each other, as represented above, cone beside cone, at that end where the septum occurs.
When an accidental injury ends a bout in which four rounds have been contested, the judges' cards are used, but the announcement of a technical knockout meant Khan was stopped.
Aside from assault, other work-related injuries and illnesses that disproportionately impact women include accidental injury by another person (59 percent), falls on the same level (57 percent), and ergonomic issues, such as complications from repetitive motion (61 percent).
The bill's sponsor, Democrat Benjamin Collings, said that an insurance provider that supplies benefits for accidental injury or disability would legally have to reimburse medical marijuana if it is provided.
It is further believed the camel succumbed to accidental injury in the care of the owner.
BELLEVUE, Wash: Symetra Life Insurance Company expanded its group accident coverage to offer employers two plan options that can help relieve some of the financial pressure that employees and their families may face after an accidental injury.
The study concludes that an increased rate of accidental injury was strongly associated with self-reported poorer hearing quality in adults, with leisure-related injuries most consistently associated with a degree of self-perceived hearing difficulty.
FRIDAY, March 23, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- Hearing difficulty is associated with accidental injury, according to a study published online March 22 in JAMA Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery.