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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 dis·ad·van·ta·geous /(ˌ)dɪsˌædˌvænˈteʤəs, vən-/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Dis·ad·van·ta·geous a.  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.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj : constituting a disadvantage [syn: harmful] [ant: advantageous]