CASUALTY

n. an individual or group of people caught in the middle of physical or psychological harm, as a result of real-life negative experiences such as war, violence, famine, political strife, abuse, accident, and disaster.

CASUALTY: "When chaos breaks out during a battle, even a civilian can become a casualty of war."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "CASUALTY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/casualty/ (accessed October 15, 2019).
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