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 Wordsration - fixed portion; V: distribute as rations
verisimilitude - appearance of truth; quality of appearing to be true or real; likelihood; Ex. verisimilitude of her performance as Lady Macbeth
effigy - dummy; likeness of a person made of wood, paper, or stone; Ex. burn an effigy of the President
growl - low, guttural, menacing sound (as of a dog)
jaded - tired or uninterested by surfeit; fatigued; surfeited; worn out; wearied; Ex. jaded appetite
overthrow - topple; N.
categorical - without exceptions; made without any doubt in mind; unqualified; absolute
sibylline - prophetic; oracular; N. sibyl: woman prophet (in the ancient world)
ambrosia - food of the gods
beseech - beg; plead with