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 Wordsheadlong - hasty; rash; headfirst; ADV.
malicious - hateful; spiteful; expressing malice; N. malice: desire to harm others; spite
unexceptionable - entirely acceptable; not offering any basis for criticism
chase - ornament a metal surface by indenting; follow rapidly to catch
handsome - large in quantity; generous; Ex. handsome reward
mesmerize - hypnotize; N. mesmerism; CF. Franz Mesmer
trite - hackneyed; commonplace
pinion - restrain or immobilize by binding the wings or legs; N: bird's wing
agnostic - one who is skeptical of the existence or knowability of a god or any ultimate reality
deploy - spread out (troops) in an extended though shallow battle line; distribute (persons or forces) systematically or strategically