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Definition of 'side effect'

Noun

  1. a secondary and usually adverse effect of a drug or therapy; "severe headaches are one of the side effects of the drug"
  2. any adverse and unwanted secondary effect; "a strategy to contain the fallout from the accounting scandal"
       Synonyms: fallout


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