Pernicious

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  • working or spreading in a hidden and usually injurious way; "glaucoma is an insidious disease"; "a subtle poison"
  • exceedingly harmful

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  • Pernicious: capacity to cause death, see Perniciousness. For the song by All That Remains, see The Order of Things (album). Pernicious is an Thai-American supernatural
  • Pernicious number: a pernicious number is a positive integer where the Hamming weight (or digit sum) of its binary representation is prime. The first pernicious number
  • Pernicious anemia: For the disease affecting the adrenal glands, see Addison's disease. Pernicious anemia (also known as Biermer's anemia, Addison's anemia, or Addison–Biermer
  • The Pernicious Enigma: The Pernicious Enigma is the second studio album by the British doom metal band Esoteric. It was released in 1997 through Aesthetic Death Records. The

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