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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Detrimental  \Det`ri*men"tal\,  a. 
  Causing  detriment;  injurious;  hurtful. 
 
  Neither  dangerous  nor  detrimental  to  the  donor. 
  --Addison. 
 
  Syn:  Injurious;  hurtful;  prejudicial;  disadvantageous; 
  mischievous;  pernicious. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  detrimental 
  adj  :  (sometimes  followed  by  `to')  causing  harm  or  injury; 
  "damaging  to  career  and  reputation";  "the  reporter's 
  coverage  resulted  in  prejudicial  publicity  for  the 
  defendant"  [syn:  {damaging},  {prejudicial},  {prejudicious}] 




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