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Disadvantageous Meaning and Definition from WordNet (r) 2.0
    disadvantageous adj : constituting a disadvantage [syn: harmful] [ant: advantageous]
Disadvantageous Meaning and Definition from Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
    Disadvantageous \Dis*ad`van*ta"geous\, a. [Cf. F. d['e]savantageux.] Attended with disadvantage; unfavorable to success or prosperity; inconvenient; prejudicial; -- opposed to advantageous; as, the situation of an army is disadvantageous for attack or defense. Even in the disadvantageous position in which he had been placed, he gave clear indications of future excellence. --Prescott. -- Dis*ad`van*ta"geous*ly, adv. -- Dis*ad`van*ta"geous*ness, n.
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    * The most disadvantageous peace is better than the most just war. - Desiderius Erasmus

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    • LRT privatization deal grossly disadvantageous |‘Another MWSS in the making’ – thinktank
      The LRT privatization deal has been dubbed by Bayan and commuter groups such as the RILES Network as the “great train robbery.” Read more on this news related to 'Disadvantageous'

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