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Definition of Damage

Damage
Damage Dam"age, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Damages; p. pr. & vb. n. Damaging.] [Cf. OF. damagier, domagier. See Damage, n.] To ocassion damage to the soudness, goodness, or value of; to hurt; to injure; to impair. He . . . came up to the English admiral and gave him a broadside, with which he killed many of his men and damaged the ship. --Clarendon.
Damage
Damage Dam"age, n. [OF. damage, domage, F. dommage, fr. assumed LL. damnaticum, from L. damnum damage. See Damn.] 1. Injury or harm to person, property, or reputation; an inflicted loss of value; detriment; hurt; mischief. He that sendeth a message by the hand of a fool cutteth off the feet and drinketh damage. --Prov. xxvi. 6. Great errors and absurdities many commit for want of a friend to tell them of them, to the great damage both of their fame and fortune. --Bacon. 2. pl. (Law) The estimated reparation in money for detriment or injury sustained; a compensation, recompense, or satisfaction to one party, for a wrong or injury actually done to him by another. Note: In common-law action, the jury are the proper judges of damages. Consequential damage. See under Consequential. Exemplary damages (Law), damages imposed by way of example to others. Nominal damages (Law), those given for a violation of a right where no actual loss has accrued. Vindictive damages, those given specially for the punishment of the wrongdoer. Syn: Mischief; injury; harm; hurt; detriment; evil; ill. See Mischief.
Damage
Damage Dam"age, v. i. To receive damage or harm; to be injured or impaired in soudness or value; as. some colors in ?oth damage in sunlight.

Meaning of Damage from wikipedia

- damage and cell damage in a biological cell, to damage to larger systems such as nerve damage, brain damage, and articular cartilage damage. Damage to...
- lives increase, so does the complexity of the puzzles. The game uses a damage indicator, as a reverse version of health. When the meter fills up, Dizzy...
- Property damage (sometimes called property destruction, damage to property, or cf. criminal damage in England and Wales) is damage or destruction of real...
- Neurotrauma, brain damage or brain injury (BI) is the destruction or degeneration of brain cells. Brain injuries occur due to a wide range of internal...
- In navies and the maritime industry, damage control is the emergency control of situations that may cause the sinking of a watercraft. Examples are: rupture...
- Damage waiver or, as it is often referred to, collision damage waiver (CDW) or loss damage waiver (LDW) is optional damage insurance coverage that is available...
- Damage Incorporated is a 2.5D first-person shooter for Mac OS using the Marathon 2 engine and published by MacSoft in 1997. It was ported to Microsoft...
- Water damage describes various possible losses caused by water intruding where it will enable attack of a material or system by destructive processes such...
- Somatic damage may refer to any of the health effects of radiation other than teratogenesis, including Acute radiation syndrome Radiation burns Radiation-induced...
- Cell damage (also known as cell injury) is a variety of changes of stress that a cell suffers due to external as well as internal environmental changes...