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English noun: casualty

1. casualty (person) someone injured or killed or captured or missing in a military engagement


Broader (hypernym)victim


Domain categoryarmed forces, armed services, military, military machine, war machine

2. casualty (person) someone injured or killed in an accident


Synonymsinjured party


Broader (hypernym)victim

3. casualty (event) an accident that causes someone to die


Synonymsfatal accident


Broader (hypernym)accident, fatality, human death


Narrower (hyponym)collateral damage

4. casualty (event) a decrease of military personnel or equipment


Broader (hypernym)decrease, drop-off, lessening


Narrower (hyponym)damage, equipment casualty, loss, personnel casualty


Domain categoryarmed forces, armed services, military, military machine, war machine









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