Detrimental

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  • (sometimes followed by `to'') causing harm or injury; "damaging to career and reputation"; "the reporter''s coverage resulted in prejudicial publicity for the defendant"

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  • Cavendish says Olympic ambitions would harm career
    By Martyn Herman LONDON (Reuters) - Briton Mark Cavendish has ruled out trying to add an Olympic medal to his long list of honors, saying it would be "detrimental" to his career. Winner of 25 Tour de France stages and the world road title in 2011, the Isle of Man rider has begun the road season in fine style, winning the Tour of Dubai for his Etixx-Quick Read more on this news related to 'Detrimental'
  • Mavericks suspend Rajon Rondo one game for conduct detrimental to team
    The Dallas Mavericks have suspended point guard Rajon Rondo one game for conduct detrimental to the team, the team announced Wednesday. ... Read more on this news related to 'Detrimental'
  • ‘Land Bill detrimental to farmers’
    The Bharatiya Janata Party-led Union government should give up Land Acquisition Bill that would be detrimental to the life of over 60 crore farmers, Communist Party of India (Marxist) MLA R. Annadu... Read more on this news related to 'Detrimental'

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