Definitions

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  • adj. Causing loss; injurious.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Procuring or causing loss; mischievous; injurious.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Procuring or causing loss or injury; mischievous.

Etymologies

Latin damnificus; damnum damage, loss + facere to make. See damn. (Wiktionary)

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