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noun [countable/uncountable] injury pronunciation in British English /ˈɪndʒəri/
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    physical damage done to a person or a part of their body
    an eye/leg injury
    suffer/sustain an injury (=be injured): She has recovered from injuries sustained in the accident.
    escape/avoid injury: All the passengers in the vehicle escaped injury.



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