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hazard

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈhæzəd/
something that is dangerous and likely to cause a problem or damage: an environmental/health/fire hazard When it comes to investments, research shows that women are more likely to weigh up potential hazards than their male counterparts. →  See also moral hazard , occupational hazard
Translations of “hazard”
in Korean 위험…
in Arabic مُخاطَرة…
in French danger…
in Turkish tehlike, risk…
in Italian azzardo, rischio, pericolo…
in Chinese (Traditional) 危險物,危害物…
in Russian риск, источник опасности…
in Polish zagrożenie…
in Spanish riesgo, peligro…
in Portuguese perigo, risco…
in German das Wagnis…
in Catalan perill, risc…
in Japanese 危険…
in Chinese (Simplified) 危险物,危害物…
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