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grievous bodily harm

(criminal law) really serious injury caused by one person to another GBH
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grievous bodily harm

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An illegal steroid substance, gamma hydroxybutyric acid; scoop: GHB crossed over onto the club circuit, where users refer to it as Grievous Bodily Harm (1990s+)

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