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Risk Definition

(noun)

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

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(verb)

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take a risk in the hope of a favorable outcome

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(verb)

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expose to a chance of loss or damage


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We risked losing a lot of money in this venture

Why risk your life?

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(noun)

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a venture undertaken without regard to possible loss or injury


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he saw the rewards but not the risks of crime

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(noun)

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a source of danger; a possibility of incurring loss or misfortune

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(noun)

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the probability of being exposed to an infectious agent

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