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Mr. Charlton surveyed the damage caused by the bulldozer.
Damage to the building could take six months to repair.
No damage had been done, and we pushed the car back onto the road.
The house suffered only superficial damage in the fire.
A fire had caused serious damage to their apartment.
Mining in the area was doing irreparable damage to the environment.
a new drug to treat nerve damage
Experts have been assessing the level of flood damage.
This is the American English definition of damage. View British English definition of damage.
old and in bad condition, or no longer effective
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