injured

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(law) compensation for losses that can readily be proven to have occurred and for which the injured party has the right to be compensated actual damages , compensatory damages , general damages
vehicle to transport the sick or injured ambulance
shedding limb when injured or attacked autotomy
spontaneous removal or casting off of a body part (as the tail of a lizard or claw or a lobster) especially when the organism is injured or under attack autotomy
piece of soft material that covers and protects an injured part of the body bandage , patch
confinement to bed continuously (as in the case of some sick or injured persons) bed rest , bedrest
fungus with a velvety stalk and usually a dingy brown cap; injured areas turn blue instantly Boletus subvelutipes
someone injured or killed or captured or missing in a military engagement casualty
someone injured or killed in an accident casualty , injured party
mark left (usually on the skin) by the healing of injured tissue cicatrice , cicatrix , scar
medication (in the form of an oil or salve etc.) that soothes inflamed or injured skin demulcent
twice the amount that a court would normally find the injured party entitled to double damages
priest's sacrament for critically ill or injured extreme unction , last rites
protective cloth covering for an injured eye eyepatch , patch
serious condition in which fat blocks an artery; fat can enter the blood stream after a long bone is fractured or if adipose tissue is injured or as a result of a fatty liver fat embolism
law passed by the United States Congress that created the Occupational Safety and Health Administration to prevent employees from being injured or contracting diseases in the course of their employment federal job safety law , occupational safety and health act
injured or wronged, resentment from being grievance
social insurance for the ill and injured health care
uneven manner of walking that results from an injured leg hitch , hobble , limp
medical institution where sick or injured people are given medical or surgical care hospital
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