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  1. ill-effects

    harmful effects caused by a certain action

    more pronounced weather extremities are an ill-effect of climate change.

    Submitted by acronimous on September 18, 2018  

How to use harmful effects in a sentence?

  1. Tim McAfee:

    While ENDS may have the potential to benefit established adult smokers ... [they] should not be used by youth and adult non-tobacco users because of the harmful effects of nicotine and other risk exposures.

  2. Fiorenzo Omenetto:

    A silk cup can be thrown away without harmful effects to the environment -- unlike a polystyrene cup, it's edible, so you can do smart packaging around food and can cook it with the food. It doesn't taste good, so I'm going to need some help with that.

  3. Pena Nieto:

    Our country has suffered the harmful effects of drug-linked organized crime. Thankfully, a new global consensus is gradually gathering steam in favor of a reform to the international drug regime, instead of criminalizing consumers, it will offer alternatives and opportunities.


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