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  1. accident-proneadjective

    having more than the average number of accidents


  1. accident-proneadjective

    Susceptible to a greater than normal number of accidents or mishaps.

  2. accident-proneadjective

    Having a greater than normal incidence of accidents.


  1. accident-prone

    Accident-proneness is the idea that some people have a greater predisposition than others to experience accidents, such as car crashes and industrial injuries. It may be used as a reason to deny any insurance on such individuals.


  1. accident-prone

    Accident-prone refers to someone who tends to have more accidents or mishaps than average, often due to clumsiness, carelessness, or a lack of awareness or caution. They are more likely to be involved in accidents due to circumstances within their control.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of accident-prone in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of accident-prone in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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