from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Tending to hinder rather than serve one's purpose: "Violation of the court order would be counterproductive” ( Philip H. Lee).
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- adj. More of a hindrance than a help.
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- adj. tending to hinder the achievement of a goal
counter- + productive (Wiktionary)