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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Adjective- Harmful often in a subtle or unexpected way.

Usage examples (34)
  • Adjective : deleterious gases. ,deleterious influences
  • Of substances which may act deleteriously on colours, there remain the
  • Many plants are also deleteriously employed for exciting intoxication, or inflaming the passions.
  • "Is my apathy going to deleteriously impact my child, leaving little possibility for healthy attachment and deep connection?" for more
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