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fallout

noun a bleak outcome, a deleterious outcome, a deleterious outgrowth, a malignant scenario, an extremely unfortunate sequence of events, deleterious aftermath, deleeerious developments, deleterious effects, deleterious results, grave consequences, important and significant effects
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NUCLEAR fallout from the Chernobyl explosion may have contaminated Merseyside farmland.
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