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Synonyms for risk

stand a chance of




Synonyms for risk

a possibility of danger or harm

exposure to possible harm, loss, or injury

a venture depending on chance

to expose to possible loss or damage

to subject to danger or destruction

to put up as a stake in a game or speculation

to run the risk of

Synonyms for risk

a venture undertaken without regard to possible loss or injury

the probability of becoming infected given that exposure to an infectious agent has occurred

the probability of being exposed to an infectious agent

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3,4 Dentists not only educate the population regarding the importance of taking the necessary oral hygiene measures to maintain better oral health but also are responsible for the early assessment of oral health problems and provision of simple and comprehensive chair side preventive measures.
The lack of these devices can cause a series of consequences, if we consider that the magistrate who ordered the measure of house arrest decision shall also enter in the sentence, in addition to the obligations incumbent on the defendant, the consequences to which he exposes if he violates them in bad faith, respectively the possibility of replacing house arrest with the preventive measure of detention.
We will find them again when it comes to this last preventive measure, provided it had been established that taking this measure is sufficient to ensure smooth functioning of the criminal trial or preventing the defendant to escape prosecution or trial.
Currently, by decision of the Tagansky District Court of Moscow the preventive measure against the detainee has been changed for placement to custody.
The CDA would take all possible preventive measures against the dengue during the ongoing monsoon season with more effective strategy.
A crisis team of up to 20 people at each school coordinates preventive measures, assesses the impact of incidents, advises administrators how to proceed and coordinates intervention and counseling, officials said.
He added that we should take all possible preventive measures against the dengue in the upcoming monsoon season with more effective strategy.
People in close contact with victims should take antibiotics as a preventive measure as soon as possible, according to health officials.
In fact, some insurance policies do not cover preventive measures such as immunizations.
He said that plenty of chilled drinks with a dash of salt is a good preventive measure.
The Minister said: "The best preventive measure against HIV/Aids is to raise awareness among people about the fatal disease.
As a preventive measure, after treating your child, vacuum furniture, mattresses, rugs and floor.
Ever since the shutdown of First Energy Corporation's Davis-Besse (Oak Harbor, Ohio) nuclear plant in 2002, due to the detection of reactor vessel head corrosion, almost every Pressurized Water Reactor (PWR) plant owner is replacing the reactor vessel heads as a preventive measure.
He maintained that preventive measure taken at this stage would ensure protection from dengue in the coming season.
A non-correctable fabric ribbon is an inexpensive preventive measure.
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