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detrimental

adjective uk   /ˌdet.rɪˈmen.təl/ us    /-t̬əl/ formal
C2 causing harm or damage: These chemicals have a detrimental effect/impact on the environment. Their decision could be detrimental to the future of the company.
Translations of “detrimental”
in Chinese (Traditional) 危害,損害…
in Chinese (Simplified) 危害,损害…
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