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  ( injures    3rd person present)   ( injuring    present participle)   ( injured    past tense & past participle  ) If you injure a person or animal, you damage some part of their body.      verb  
A number of bombs have exploded, seriously injuring at least five people...      V n  
...stiff penalties for motorists who kill, maim, and injure.      V  
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abuse, blemish, blight, break, damage, deface, disable, harm, hurt, impair, maltreat, mar, ruin, spoil, tarnish, undermine, vitiate, weaken, wound, wrong  

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injured, injury, insure, inured

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