Meaning of LETHAL in English

LETHAL

transcription, транскрипция: [ li:θ(ə)l ]

1.

A substance that is lethal can kill people or animals.

...a lethal dose of sleeping pills.

ADJ

2.

If you describe something as lethal , you mean that it is capable of causing a lot of damage.

Frost and wet are the lethal combination for plants.

ADJ

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