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Hazardous event

United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNISDR) [ 2 February 2017 ]

Definition:

The manifestation of a hazard in a particular place during a particular period of time.

Annotation: Severe hazardous events can lead to a disaster as a result of the combination of hazard occurrence and other risk factors.


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