spillover effect

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A secondary effect that follows from a primary effect, and may be far removed in time or place from the event that caused the primary effect.

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Jenny was worried of the spillover effect that her crazy night of drinking might have but she was too caught up in the moment to have that deter her reckless behavior.
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You need to understand how a spillover effect may cause damages and be prepared to deal with them as best you can.
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As a local and federal agency was looking into local accusations of illegal dumping had a spillover effect in which they were being fined for.
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