Definition of 'collateral damage'
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Used Occasionally. collateral damage is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'collateral damage'
British English: collateral damage NOUN
Collateral damage is accidental injury to non-military people or damage to non-military buildings which occurs during a military operation.
To minimize collateral damage, maximum precision was required.
- American English: collateral damage
- Brazilian Portuguese: dano acidental
- Chinese: 附带损害军事行动中对平民或非军事建筑造成的
- European Spanish: daño colateral
- French: dommages collatérauxN
- German: Kollateralschäden
- Italian: danni collaterali
- Japanese: 巻き添え被害
- Korean: 민간 피해
- European Portuguese: dano colateral
- Spanish: daño colateral
Definition of collateral damage from the Collins English Dictionary
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