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fallout
as in:  fallout from the failure


The company is trying to minimize the fallout from the accounting scandal.
  any adverse and unwanted secondary effect

or much more rarely:  a positive or neutral secondary effect
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  • The company is trying to minimize the fallout from the accounting scandal.
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Associated words [difficulty]:   fallout [5]
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Most commonly used in these subjects:   Engineering, Personal Finance, Sports
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