injurious

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From Anglo-Norman, from Old French enjurius, from Latin eniurosus; analysable as injury +‎ -ous.

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injurious ‎(comparative more injurious, superlative most injurious)

  1. Causing physical harm or injury; harmful, hurtful.
  2. Causing harm to one's reputation; invidious, defamatory, libelous, slanderous.

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