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Hazardous appears in the following pangram (a sentence using every letter of the alphabet at least once):

  • Jack's eloquence may prove hazardous for the six big shows. (48 letters)
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Distribution of usage frequency for the most common synonyms of the adjective hazardous:

Video footage: Biohazards are hazardous biological materials that present a risk to the health of living organisms.
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Definition of the adjective hazardous

What does hazardous mean as an attribute of a noun?

adjective - degrees: more hazardous / most hazardous

  1. involving risk or danger

Alternative definition of the adjective hazardous


  1. Risky, dangerous, with the nature of a hazard.
  2. [rare] Exposing to loss or evil.
  3. Of or involving chance.


  1. "Hazardous" is the fourth studio album by Vanessa Amorosi, released in Australia on 6 November 2009 to critical and commercial success, debuting at #7 on the ARIA Albums Chart and Platinum accreditation in Australia. The album's lead single, "This Is Who I Am", became Amorosi's first and only number one-charting single, reaching #1 on the ARIA Singles Chart in its first week of release.
  2. "Hazardous" is a musical album of Godfather Don.
  3. "Hazardous" is a composition.


Hazardous is the title track and second single to be taken from Vanessa Amorosi's studio album Hazardous. "Hazardous" was released on 11 December 2009 in Australia.

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Hazardous

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Google previewEisler's Encyclopedia of Environmentally Hazardous Priority Chemicals (2007)

by Ronald Eisler

The chemicals featured in this volume are at the top of “List of Substances Discharged into the Environment as a Result of Human Activities and Considered Hazardous to Sensitive Species of Natural Resources.” The List was prepared over ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Chemical Processing and Design (1998)

Volume 64 - Waste: Hazardous: Management Guide to Waste: Nuclear: Minimization During Decommissioning by John J. McKetta Jr

Volume 64 - Waste: Hazardous: Management Guide to Waste: Nuclear: Minimization During Decommissioning John J. McKetta...

5% was characterized as hazardous waste.

Google previewThe Law Lexicon, Or Dictionary of Jurisprudence (1848)

by John Jane Smith Wharton

Insurances are generally divided into common, hazardous, and doubly hazardous. (a) Common insurances. 1. Buildings covered with slates, tiles, or metals, and built on all sides with brick or stone, or separated by party walls of brick or stone, ...

Google previewThe hand-book of trade and commerce; or, A concise dictionary of the terms and principles of trade [&c.]. (1840)

by Handbook

common, hazardous, and doubly hazardous. 1. Common insurances may be effected at the rate of about Is. 6d. per cent. (to which however must be added a government duty of 3s. per cent.) ...

Google previewCondensed Encyclopedia of Polymer Engineering Terms (2012)

by Nicholas P Cheremisinoff

DOT and is assigned to all hazardous materials being shipped. A packing group designation defines the relative hazard of a chemical shipment. The packing group appears as ...

Google previewLewis' Dictionary of Occupational and Environmental Safety and Health (1999)

by Jeffrey Wayne Vincoli

hazardous insurance lots over selected very high frequency omnidirectional ( VOR) outlets defined as an HIWAS BROADCAST AREA. hazardous insurance Insurance effected on property which is in unusual or peculiar danger of destruction ...

Google previewDictionary of Water and Waste Management (2005)

by Paul G Smith

hazardous air pollutants, HAPs Air pollutants that are toxic (also known as air toxics). Examples of HAPs include asbestos and benzene. HAPs may cause a variety of diseases depending on the substance. The USEPA publishes a list of nearly ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of the Developing World (2013)

by Thomas M. Leonard

Because of the complexity of the problem, the management of radioactive waste is usually considered to be a separate engineering task from other forms of hazardous- waste management. Hazardous waste is generated at a particular site.

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Notify NYC American Sign Language (ASL) Message: Hazardous Travel Advisory

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Quotes about Hazardous

Where duty is plain, delay is both foolish and hazardous where it is not, delay may provide both wisdom and safety. (Tryon Edwards)
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Scrabble value of H4A1Z10A1R1D2O1U1S1

The value of this 9-letter word is 22 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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