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insalubrious

 [in″sah-loo´bre-us]
injurious to health.

in·sa·lu·bri·ous

(in'să-lū'brē-ŭs),
Unwholesome; unhealthful; usually describes climate.
[L. in-salubris, unwholesome]
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