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  • casualty — ca·su·al·ty / ka zhəl tē, ka zhə wəl / n pl ties 1: an unfortunate occurrence; esp: a serious and often disastrous accident conversion of property...arising from fire, storm, shipwreck, or other casualty Internal Revenue Code 2: something lost,… …   Law dictionary

  • Casualty (series 11) — Casualty series 11 Country of origin United Kingdom No. of episodes 24 Broadcast Original channel BBC …   Wikipedia

  • casualty — [kazh′o͞o əl tē] n. pl. casualties [ME & OFr casuelte < ML casualitas: see CASUAL] 1. an accident, esp. a fatal one 2. Mil. a) a member of the armed forces who is lost to active service through being killed, wounded, captured, interned, sick,… …   English World dictionary

  • Casualty@Holby City Christmas 2005 — Infobox Television episode Title =Deny Thy Father: Part 1 Series = Casualty Caption =Nick tends to the injured as the tunnel collapses Season =20 Episode =17 Airdate =24 December 2005 Production =512 Writer =Al AshtonJeremy BrockGaby ChiappePete… …   Wikipedia

  • Casualty (person) — A casualty is a person who is the victim of an accident, injury, or trauma. The word casualties is most often used by the news media to describe deaths and injuries resulting from wars or disasters. Casualties is sometimes misunderstood to mean… …   Wikipedia

  • casualty — noun (plural ties) Date: 15th century 1. archaic chance, fortune < losses that befall them by mere casualty Sir Walter Raleigh > 2. serious or fatal accident ; disaster 3 …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • casualty — /ksez(h)yuwaltiy/ A serious or fatal accident. A person or thing injured, lost or destroyed. A disastrous occurrence due to sudden, unexpected or unusual cause. Accident; misfortune or mishap; that which comes by chance or without design. A loss… …   Black's law dictionary

  • casualty — /ksez(h)yuwaltiy/ A serious or fatal accident. A person or thing injured, lost or destroyed. A disastrous occurrence due to sudden, unexpected or unusual cause. Accident; misfortune or mishap; that which comes by chance or without design. A loss… …   Black's law dictionary

  • casualty — Synonyms and related words: accident, adventure, blow, body count, calamity, casualties, cataclysm, catastrophe, chance hit, collision, contingency, contingent, contretemps, crack up, crash, dead, death, disaster, fatal, fatal accident,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • casualty — An injury, or the victim of an accident. * * * ca·su·al·ty kazh əl tē, kazh (ə )wəl n, pl ties 1) a serious or fatal accident 2) a military person lost through death, wounds, injury, sickness, internment, or capture or through being missing in… …   Medical dictionary

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