What is a meaning of injurious?

1 : inflicting or tending to inflict injury : detrimental injurious to health. 2 : abusive, defamatory speak not injurious words— George Washington.

What does injurious to health mean?

Something that is injurious to someone or to their health or reputation is harmful or damaging to them.

What are injurious acts?

doing or involving injury or wrong, as to another: injurious behavior. insulting; abusive; defamatory; offensive: an injurious statement.

What is SA meaning in English?

Société anonyme (S.A.) is a French term for a public limited company (PLC) and has many equivalents all over the world.

Is drinking is injurious to health?

Every organ/system of the human body gets affected. Daily consumption of alcohol in large amounts leads to cardiac problems, viz., arrhythmia (irregular heart beats), cardiomyopathy (enlarged heart), etc. Heavy alcohol consumption can raise the blood pressure, leading to alcohol-induced hypertension.

Is smoking injurious to health?

Smoking can cause lung disease by damaging your airways and the small air sacs (alveoli) found in your lungs. Lung diseases caused by smoking include COPD, which includes emphysema and chronic bronchitis. Cigarette smoking causes most cases of lung cancer.

How do you use injurious in a sentence?

tending to cause great harm.

  1. Smoking is injurious to the health.
  2. Too much alcohol is injurious to your health.
  3. Smoking is injurious to health.
  4. His behavior is injurious to the interests of the vast majority of people.
  5. Sniffing glue is injurious to your health.

What does SA mean in mental health?


Acronym Definition
MH/SA Mental Health and Substance Abuse

What does SA mean in dating?

s.a. 1. abbreviation. without year or date.

What is a deleterious effect?

: harmful often in a subtle or unexpected way deleterious effects deleterious to health.