detrimental

[de-truh-men-tl]
adjective
1.
causing detriment; damaging; harmful.
noun
2.
a detrimental person or thing.

Origin:
1650–60; detriment + -al1

detrimentality, detrimentalness, noun
detrimentally, adverb
nondetrimental, adjective
nondetrimentally, adverb
predetrimental, adjective
undetrimental, adjective
undetrimentally, adverb
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detrimental (ˌdɛtrɪˈmɛntəl)
 
adj (when postpositive, foll by to)
harmful; injurious; prejudicial: smoking can be detrimental to health
 
detri'mentally
 
adv

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Example sentences
There is no evidence that eating microwaved foods is detrimental to humans or
  animals.
Pirated software has a detrimental effect on the economy as well.
But that does not mean we go for the path of least resistance, which is
  detrimental to the greatest good of the greatest number.
Studies have shown that diets rich in animal proteins can be detrimental to our
  health.
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