from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Causing loss or damage; harmful.
- adj. Lossy; involving loss of information.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Detrimental.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Detrimental; damaging.
loss + -ful (Wiktionary)
An example of how lossful not choosing the most efficient solution is.
But providers should not be performing lossful re-enc ...
The world's an ark, wherein things pure and gross Present their lossful gain, and gainful loss,