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English definition of “injury”

injury

noun [C or U] uk   /ˈɪn.dʒər.i/ us    /-dʒɚ-/
B2 physical harm or damage to someone's body caused by an accident or an attack: a head/back/knee injury Several train passengers received/sustained serious injuries in the crash. Injuries to the spine are common amongst these workers. They were lucky to escape (without) injury.Injuring and injuries
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