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injurious

(ĭn-jo͝or′ē-əs)
adj.
1. Causing or tending to cause injury; harmful: eating habits that are injurious to one's health.
2. Offensive or insulting; hurtful: made injurious statements about his rival.

in·ju′ri·ous·ly adv.
in·ju′ri·ous·ness n.
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This step is (as I argue elsewhere)(13) virtually indefensible in desert terms: the forseeable injury done by a single small seller disposing of three grams' worth of cocaine or crack over a ninety day period is nowhere comparable to the injuriousness of such severe crimes of threatened violence as armed robbery.
Congress exempted private taping of music from liability under the Copyright Act, and studies designed to evaluate the injuriousness of photocopying to the publishing industry failed to substantiate the claim at all or did so only ambiguously.