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Pronunciation of Pernicious: Learn how to pronounce Pernicious in English correctly

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Oxford dictionary definition of the word pernicious:

adjective
having a harmful effect, especially in a gradual or subtle way:
the pernicious influences of the mass media
Derivatives

perniciously

adverb
perniciousness

noun
Origin:

late Middle English: from Latin perniciosus ‘destructive’, from pernicies ‘ruin’, based on nex, nec- ‘death’