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  • adj. in danger, at risk, said of something where there is a strong possibility something bad will happen to it (for example, a species in danger of going extinct)
  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of endanger.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Being in a condition or situation where life or serious harm is possible; in danger; at risk.
  • adj. Small in numbers, with significant possibility of extinction; -- of species.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. (of flora or fauna) in imminent danger of extinction


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