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Synonyms for exposure

Synonyms for exposure

the condition of being laid open to something undesirable or injurious

something disclosed, especially something not previously known or realized

Synonyms for exposure

vulnerability to the elements

the act of subjecting someone to an influencing experience

the disclosure of something secret

aspect resulting from the direction a building or window faces

the state of being vulnerable or exposed

Related Words

the intensity of light falling on a photographic film or plate

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the act of exposing film to light

presentation to view in an open or public manner

abandoning without shelter or protection (as by leaving as infant out in the open)

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Nobbler came and lay down on the thwart beside me, his back against my leg, and I sat staring in dumb misery at the girl, knowing in my heart of hearts that she might die before morning came, for what with the shock and exposure, she had already gone through enough to kill almost any woman.
You will die of exposure if you are not warmed, and Nobs and I are the only means we can command for furnishing warmth.
And if I had had assistance, I see no good that I should have done, except leading to my own exposure, and an unavoidable statement of the manner in which I have hushed up this business.
Third, establish an efficient process for gathering exposures.
2005), our data clearly support the conclusion that organophosphorus (OP) pesticide exposures are dramatically reduced when organic foods are substituted for conventional foods.
It is arguable, however, that the existing studies examining the alleged neurological conditions resulting from exposure to welding fumes establish that the nature of the etiology and progression of these conditions differ from the nature of diseases resulting from asbestos exposures.
The female condom rarely breaks during use, but an efficacy study conducted in 1996-1998 indicates that slippage occurs in nearly one in 10 uses and women may be exposed to semen in up to one in five uses) Although a woman is most likely to be exposed if she and her partner experience mechanical problems with the condom, about half of exposures occur during uses in which couples do not have any problems.
However, in many cases the participants volunteered additional information regarding their exposures.
Such high exposures to dioxin in the workplace pose a cancer risk, a new federal analysis concludes.
Because the Basle Committee's jurisdiction is limited to matters of banking supervision and regulation, its primary emphasis has been on ensuring that the major banks prudently manage their risk exposures to HLIs.
About 7,600 workers face significant exposures, averaging as high as 10 ppm.
Structural foreign exchange exposure occurs when transactional and translational exposures have been accounted for, but profitability nevertheless continues to be influenced by changing foreign exchange rates.
FiREapps, the leading technology provider of Exposure Management solutions, today announced the availablity of the company's report on "Best Practices for Managing Currency Exposures.
Table 11 demonstrates that > 91% of the cohort had average daily weighted average (DWA) exposures > 2 [micro]g/[m.
Today's fast-changing e-commerce risks require insurers to re-evaluate products and the ways in which exposures are assessed.