Sentences Containing 'deleterious'
Dams have deleterious effects on a riverine fish and other fauna and are often stocked with exotic species.
Because humans are optimized for life in Earth gravity, exposure to weightlessness has been shown to have deleterious effects on the health of the human body.
Its duration is too short to induce deleterious effects due to ischemia.
Both decisions had a deleterious effect on Asian Americans as a class, strengthening and re-affirming the racist policies of U.S. immigration laws.
In practice, unstable dynamics may have deleterious effects on the system (e.g., it may be dangerous for internal states of the system to grow unbounded).
She attempts suicide in "Die Hippie, Die", after a hippie music festival she signs the permit for has deleterious effects on the town.
More Vocab Words::: polarity - state of having two opposite qualities
::: sinecure - well-paid position with little responsibility; CF. sine cure: without care; CF. San Serif
::: frustrate - thwart; defeat; prevent from accomplishing a purpose
::: perigee - point of moon's orbit when it is nearest the earth; CF. apogee
::: glimmer - shine erratically; twinkle; N: dim or unsteady light; faint indication; Ex. glimmer of hope
::: amenities - convenient features that helps to make life pleasant; social courtesies
::: flotsam - drifting wreckage
::: ration - fixed portion; V: distribute as rations
::: intoxicate - make drunk; stimulate or excite; Ex. intoxicated by all the money he might win
::: galvanic - of the production of electricity by the action of an acid on a metal; having the effect of an electric shock; Ex. galvanic cell; galvanic effect; CF. Luigi Galvani