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at risk

Definition of at risk in English:

Exposed to harm or danger: 23 million people in Africa are at risk from starvation
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  • Children who use mobile phones are at risk of memory loss, sleeping disorders and other health problems.
  • Exposure assessment identifies the population at risk and the likelihood of exposure to the hazard.
  • Many include rare or threatened habitats that are home to species at risk.
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