And the collateral damage, even when the kassams fall in an empty field, is tremendous.
The collateral damage from the conflict galvanized a number of nations to throw their support behind a ban on cluster bombs.
Their secrets are deadly, and they lead to collateral damage of a very real kind.
Gen. Martin Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, has acknowledged that “there is a probability for collateral damage.”
In 2008, it was looking at a death spiral: cut credit ratings, claims on the policies, and collateral calls.
The introduction of these collateral subjects, may possibly impart additional interest to this volume.
Both testimonies are unsupported by any collateral evidence.
It is in vain that Aristotle tries to diversify the absurdity, and to follow it out into collateral absurd consequences.
The truth of his statements cannot be established by any collateral evidence.
And, although there were only a dozen settlers or so on the land, I pledged 400 proof notices as collateral.
late 14c., "accompanying," also "descended from the same stock," from Old French collateral (13c.), from Medieval Latin collateralis "accompanying," literally "side by side," from Latin com- "together" (see com-) + lateralis "of the side," from latus "a side" (see oblate (n.)). Literal sense of "parallel, along the side of" attested in English from mid-15c. Related: Collaterally.
16c., "colleague, associate," from collateral (adj.). Meaning "thing given as security" is from 1832, American English, from phrase collateral security (1720).
collateral col·lat·er·al (kə-lāt'ər-əl)
Indirect, subsidiary, or accessory to the main thing.
Having an ancestor in common but descended from a different line.
A branch of a nerve axon or blood vessel.
A collateral relative.