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Wiktionary

  1. casualties(Noun)

    Collective tally of injuries and fatalities of an event.

  2. casualties(Noun)

    Plural form of casualty.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Casualties

    of Casualty

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. casualties

    In a military sense, comprehends all men who die, are wounded, desert, or are discharged as unfit for service.

Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. casualties

    In the military service, is a word which includes all losses in numerical strength of officers by death, dismissal, or resignation, and of enlisted men by death, desertion, or discharge; also all losses in fighting strength caused by wounds.

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    Daniel
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    Karen
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    Veena
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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of casualties in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of casualties in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of casualties in a Sentence

  1. Fraidoon Azhand:

    We don't know whether all of the victims are employees of the ministry or other civilians as well, ...The ministry has a kindergarten where the employees bring their children. Casualties among those children is possible but for the moment we don't know exactly.

  2. William Hartung:

    The Obama administration is basically tolerating civilian casualties in Yemen and giving lip service that they are concerned.

  3. Jawad Hejri:

    It is a tactical retreat to avoid civilian casualties in the area. We have fresh forces in the area and soon the districts will be recaptured.

  4. Martin Dempsey:

    There's some things that we can do to help the Iraqi Security Forces reduce their casualties as they go forward and we're discussing that with them.

  5. Peter Cook:

    When conducting our operations, the U.S. military goes to extraordinary lengths to limit the risk of civilian casualties, and in our campaign to defeat ISIL we will continue to do so.

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