Hurtful; noxious; destructive; pernicious; as, a deleterious plant or quality; a deleterious example. Deleteriously, Deleteriousness.
Origin: LL. Deleterius noxious, gr, fr. To hurt, damage; prob. Akin to L. Delere to destroy.
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