un·​dam·​aged | \ ˌən-ˈda-mijd \

Definition of undamaged

: not damaged or harmed crops undamaged by drought undamaged goods a building that survived the war undamaged

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The good news is that ExoMars appears to be undamaged by whatever happened to its space tug, but the mission is not out of the woods yet. Anatoly Zak, Popular Mechanics, "Did the New Russia-Europe Mars Mission Narrowly Escape a Launch Disaster?," 22 Mar. 2016 The few undamaged tourist businesses that remain open have almost nobody inside except their staff. I Made Sentana, WSJ, "Indonesia Tsunami Death Toll Expected to Rise as Crews Reach Villages," 25 Dec. 2018 Rescuers are moving passengers by high-speed boats across Kyoto Bay, and in buses via the undamaged part of the bridge. Katherine Lagrave, Condé Nast Traveler, "Typhoon Jebi Batters Japan, Forces Airport Closure," 5 Sep. 2018 The dinosaur cowers for a couple seconds, then charges at its prey, seemingly undamaged. Alessandra Potenza, The Verge, "Were real dinosaurs as bulletproof as the one in Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom?," 19 June 2018 The car was later recovered undamaged in South Holland. Staff Report, Daily Southtown, "Southland police blotter," 10 July 2018 Statue found 2 years after theft A statue of the Virgin Mary stolen from a Vermont nativity seen more than two years ago has been found undamaged and returned to its owner. BostonGlobe.com, "New England news in brief," 19 May 2018 Once the flow has ebbed, get undamaged valuables and heirlooms out of harm’s way. Joanne Cleaver, chicagotribune.com, "Reckoning with water damage, from flooded basements to faulty dishwashers," 20 Sep. 2017 Sarepta is focusing its research efforts on younger boys, who are more apt to respond well to a gene therapy because their muscles are relatively undamaged. Adam Feuerstein, STAT, "With tantalizing early results, Sarepta’s gene therapy for Duchenne raises hopes for ‘real change’," 19 June 2018

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English Language Learners Definition of undamaged

: not harmed or damaged in any way

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