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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Baneful  \Bane"ful\,  a. 
  Having  poisonous  qualities;  deadly;  destructive;  injurious; 
  noxious;  pernicious.  ``Baneful  hemlock.''  --Garth.  ``Baneful 
  wrath.''  --Chapman.  --  {Bane"ful*ly},  adv  --{Bane"ful*ness}, 
  n. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  baneful 
  adj  1:  exceedingly  harmful  [syn:  {deadly},  {pernicious},  {pestilent}] 
  2:  deadly  or  sinister;  "the  Florida  eagles  have  a  fierce 
  baleful  look"  [syn:  {baleful}] 




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