Harmful Harm"ful (h[aum]rm"f[.u]l), a. Full of harm; injurious; hurtful; mischievous. `` Most harmful hazards.'' --Strype. --{Harm"ful*ly}, adv. -- {Harm"ful*ness}, n. [1913 Webster]

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