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safe

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adjective \ˈsāf\

Medical Definition of safe

safer; safest

  1. :  not causing harm or injury; especially :  having a low incidence of adverse reactions and significant side effects when adequate instructions for use are given and having a low potential for harm under conditions of widespread availability <a list of drugs generally regarded as safe> <safe use in pregnancy has not been established—Emergency Medicine>

safety \ˈsāf-tē\play noun plural safeties




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