destructiveness definition

  • noun:
    • hawaii or quality of being destructive
    • the standard of destroying or damaging.
    • The professors likely to impel on commission of functions of destruction; propensity to destroy.
    • the standard of being destructive; tendency to destroy or ruin.
    • In phrenology, the tendency to destroy or overthrow, said to be located in a unique organ associated with the brain. See cut under phrenology.
    • the quality of causing destruction

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