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 Wordsintuition - immediate insight; power of knowing without reasoning; ADJ. intuitive; V. intuit: know by intuition
energize - invigorate; give energy to; make forceful and active
artifice - deception; trickery
supercilious - haughty; arrogant; condescending; patronizing; CF. eyebrow, cilium
delirium - mental disorder marked by confusion; uncontrolled excitement; ADJ. delirious
sinuous - twisting; winding; bending in and out; not morally honest
taint - contaminate; cause to lose purity; modify with a trace of something bad; Ex. tainted reputation; N: stain; touch of decay or bad influence; CF. touch
paraphernalia - equipment; odds and ends used in a particular activity; personal belongings; Ex. photographic paraphernalia; CF. married woman's property exclusive of her dowry
bludgeon - club; heavy-headed weapon; V.
Elysium - place or condition of bliss