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hazardous

(Dangerous), adjective adverse, chancy, dangerous, fraught with danger, full of danger, insalubrious, insecure, noxious, ominous, perilous, precarious, risky, shaky, threatening, toxic, unprotected, unreliable, unsafe, unsound, unsteady
Associated concepts: hazardous materials, hazardous subbtances, hazardous waste

hazardous

(Imprudent), adjective aleatory, chancy, full of risk, menacing, riskful, speculative, threatening, venturous
Associated concepts: aleatory contract
See also: aleatory, dangerous, imprudent, insalubrious, insecure, noxious, precarious, speculative
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A site could be listed because of its hazardousness, or conversely it could be listed because it is less hazardous and therefore easier to clean (Daley and Layton 2004).
Increased environmental issues and health hazardousness because of EMI resulting from electrical and electronics devices has compelled the regulatory bodies to set effective EMC standards worldwide.
Fearing an anonymous terrible condition entailing the presidential gap, the Mufti hoped that the elections would be accomplished before the constitutional deadline in order to avert hazardousness and enter a state of security and stability.
The environmental hazardousness of retorted oil shale has been largely attributed to phenols found in semi-coke, particularly the watersoluble fraction of these compounds [3].
He accomplishes to cross the border between journalistic news coverage and conventional art images; thereby he transfers the unmasked hazardousness of reality into our field of vision--apart from the newspaper and TV newscasts, which seemed to exclusively claim to be in favor of documenting worldwide happenings until then (cf.

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