exposure to harm
index danger, peril, pitfall, risk

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  • risk exposure to harm — index endanger Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • Number needed to harm — The number needed to harm (NNH) is an epidemiological measure that indicates how many patients need to be exposed to a risk factor over a specific period to cause harm in one patient that would not otherwise have been harmed.[1] It is defined as… …   Wikipedia

  • exposure — ex|po|sure [ ık spouʒər ] noun ** ▸ 1 being placed in danger ▸ 2 telling public about something ▸ 3 public attention ▸ 4 harm from cold weather ▸ 5 being uncovered ▸ 6 being introduced to something ▸ 7 film/time for photograph ▸ 8 direction… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • To do danger — Danger Dan ger, n. [OE. danger, daunger, power, arrogance, refusal, difficulty, fr. OF. dagier, dongier (with same meaning), F. danger danger, fr. an assumed LL. dominiarium power, authority, from L. dominium power, property. See {Dungeon},… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • exposure — noun 1》 the state of being exposed to harm or risk.     ↘a physical condition resulting from being exposed to severe weather conditions. 2》 the revelation of something secret.     ↘the publicizing of information or an event. 3》 the action of… …   English new terms dictionary

  • exposure of child — Placing child in such a place or position as to leave it unprotected against danger to its health or life or subject it to the peril of severe suffering or serious bodily harm …   Black's law dictionary

  • exposure of child — Placing child in such a place or position as to leave it unprotected against danger to its health or life or subject it to the peril of severe suffering or serious bodily harm …   Black's law dictionary

  • Prenatal cocaine exposure — (PCE) occurs when a pregnant woman uses cocaine and thereby exposes her fetus to the drug. Crack baby was a term coined to describe children who were exposed to crack (cocaine in smokable form) as fetuses; the concept of the crack baby emerged in …   Wikipedia

  • Right to know — is the legal principle that the individual has the right to know the chemicals to which they may be exposed in their daily living. It is embodied in federal law in the United States as well as in local laws in several states. Right to Know laws… …   Wikipedia

  • Children's Environmental Exposure Research Study — CHEERS redirects here. For the fictional television show, see Cheers. The Children s Environmental Exposure Research Study (or CHEERS) was a study conducted by the United States Environmental Protection Agency designed to examine how children may …   Wikipedia

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