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injured

adjective  /ˈɪn·dʒərd/ us  
physically harmed: She was told to rest her injured back.

injured

plural noun /ˈɪn·dʒərd/
people who are injured, considered as a group: The injured were taken to several nearby hospitals.
Translations of “injured”
in Chinese (Traditional) 受傷的…
in Russian пострадавший…
in Turkish yaralanmış, incinmiş…
in Chinese (Simplified) 受伤的…
in Polish ranny…
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