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 Wordsaffliction - state of distress; trial; cause of distress or suffering; V. afflict: inflict grievous suffering on
recount - narrate or tell (a story); count over again
inept - unsuited; inappropriate; lacking skill; incompetent; CF. inapt: (of statements or ideas) inappropriate
avalanche - great mass of falling snow and ice
potent - powerful; convincing; persuasive; greatly influential
gamely - in a spirited manner; with courage; Ex. fight gamely against a superior boxer; ADJ. game
redress - remedy; compensation; Ex. seek redress for the damage to your car; V: put right; remedy or rectify (a wrong); make amends for
undertaker - funeral director; one whose business is to arrange burials
implication - something hinted at or suggested; implying; implicating
fresco - painting on wet plaster (usually fresh)