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dangerous

adj. unsafe, hazardous, fraught with risk. It can be negligence for which a lawsuit can be brought if damage results from creating or leaving unguarded a dangerous condition which can cause harm to others, a dangerous instrumentality (any device which can cause harm, including explosives and poisonous substances) or dangerous weapon which are inherently hazardous to anyone handling them or within the weapon's range. (See: negligence)

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The arrested suspects are facing charges for violation of Article II, Section 6 (maintenance of a drug den), Section 7 (visitors of a drug den), Section 11 (possession of dangerous drugs), Section 12 (possession of paraphernalia for dangerous drugs), and Section 15 (use of dangerous drugs) of RA 9165.
The DDB also included in its list plants that may contain or are sources of substances listed in the 1961 Single Convention on Narcotic Drugs, 1971 Single Convention on Psychotropic Substances and those classified by the agency as dangerous drugs.
A study has shown that the North West is the UK's fifth most dangerous region for those riding motorbikes.
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The House Committee on Dangerous Drugs passed on Wednesday a substitute bill seeking to slap a penalty of life imprisonment to death and a fine of P500,000 to P10 million against any person found possessing any dangerous drug during a party or at a social gathering or meeting.
But let's talk about so-called "dangerous game." I don't feel threatened by an elephant, buffalo, hippo or rhino.
LAHORE:The Walled City of Lahore Authority (WCLA) has taken up the restoration of some 24 dilapidated buildings out of 601 dangerous properties inside the Walled City of Lahore, whereas 25 such buildings were restored in June 2018.
Four major online marketplaces, Alibaba (BABA), Amazon (AMZN), eBay (EBAY) and Rakuten - France have signed a commitment for faster removal of dangerous products sold on their online marketplaces .Thanks to a dialogue facilitated by the European Commission, four major online companies have committed to responding to notifications on dangerous products from Member State authorities within 2 working days and take action on notices from customers within 5 working days.
WEST Midlands police recorded three cases per week of dangerous driving on average last year.
TEESSIDE has seen a "shocking" increase in dangerous driving, with police in the area recording one case a week on average last year.