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 Wordsdemotic - of or pertaining to the people
culprit - one guilty of a crime
apparition - ghost; phantom
plebeian - common; vulgar; pertaining to the common people; N: common people in ancient Rome; CF. patrician
gallows - framework from which a noose is suspended (used for execution by hanging)
prophylactic - used to prevent disease; N: something prophylactic; condom; N. prophylaxis: prevention of disease
expound - explain
dour - sullen; gloomy; stubborn
hieroglyphic - picture writing; ADJ.
prefatory - introductory; of a preface