maleficence

Refers to causing harm or seeking to cause harm. It may imply ‘evil’ intent but can also be used where the harm is not intentional. In ethics, ‘non-maleficence’ is commonly paired with Beneficence as a core guiding principle. (See also Harm; Principlism)

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