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detriment

noun [U]  us   /ˈde·trə·mənt/
harm or damage: She was very involved with sports at college, to the detriment of her studies.
detrimental
adjective  us   /ˌde·trəˈmen·təl/
chemicals that have a detrimental effect on the environment
Translations of “detriment”
in Vietnamese làm hại…
in Spanish detrimento…
in Thai ความเสียหาย…
in Malaysian keburukkan…
in French détriment…
in German der Schaden…
in Chinese (Traditional) 危害,損害…
in Indonesian kerusakan…
in Chinese (Simplified) 危害,损害…
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