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OTHER WORDS FROM harmlessharm·less·ly, adverbharm·less·ness, noun
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J&J’s shot uses a cold virus like a Trojan horse to carry the spike gene into the body, where cells make harmless copies of the protein to prime the immune system in case the real virus comes along.Johnson & Johnson’s single-dose COVID-19 vaccine is 66% effective, lagging rivals|Rachel Schallom|January 29, 2021|Fortune
That’s likely also the case with the Johnson and Johnson vaccine, which employs a harmless type of cold virus, to which a section of coronavirus is added.We could know soon whether vaccines work against a scary new coronavirus variant|Antonio Regalado|January 23, 2021|MIT Technology Review
Had it been five degrees lower, it would have been dry and relatively harmless.How a surprise snowstorm almost spoiled Kennedy’s inauguration 60 years ago|Kevin Ambrose, Jason Samenow|January 19, 2021|Washington Post
Jenner’s great advance was to use a related but relatively harmless virus.mRNA Technology Gave Us the First COVID-19 Vaccines. It Could Also Upend the Drug Industry|Walter Isaacson|January 11, 2021|Time
Delete old appsIt may seem harmless to leave old apps kicking around on your phone or computer, but there are some downsides.
The motives were most always harmless, and only sometimes ethically questionable.
Knowing the fellow to be both poor and harmless, I quietly gave him one.
Of the over 100 strains, the majority are harmless and a healthy immune system will fight it without a person ever realizing it.
A harmless woman is being harassed online by a nerdy subculture.Fanboys, White Knights, and the Hairball of Online Misogyny|Tauriq Moosa|August 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Are you not defeating the cause by demonstrating violence in your response to a nonviolent, harmless kid?
Y was a Youth, that did not love school; Z was a Zany, a poor harmless fool.
This harmless image of a fierce beast Yung Pak would pull about the floor with a string by the hour.Our Little Korean Cousin|H. Lee M. Pike
In some animals they are apparently harmless; in others they are an important cause of disease.A Manual of Clinical Diagnosis|James Campbell Todd
The motive of this harmless ruse was to bolster up Spanish prestige and thereby avoid bloodshed.The Philippine Islands|John Foreman
She tolerated, indeed she sometimes even smiled at the gallant captain's pleasantries, when they were of a harmless sort.Skipper Worse|Alexander Lange Kielland