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Meaning of SALUTARY

Pronunciation:  'salyu`teyree

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[adj]  tending to promote physical well-being; beneficial to health; "beneficial effects of a balanced diet"; "a good night's sleep"; "the salutary influence of pure air"
 

SALUTARY is a 8 letter word that starts with S.

 

 Synonyms: beneficial, good, healthful
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Sal"u*ta*ry\, a. [L. salutaris, from salus, -utis,
health, safety: cf. F. salutaire. See {Salubrious}.]
1. Wholesome; healthful; promoting health; as, salutary
   exercise.

2. Promotive of, or contributing to, some beneficial purpose;
   beneficial; advantageous; as, a salutary design.

Syn: Wholesome; healthful; salubrious; beneficial; useful;
     advantageous; profitable. -- {Sal"u*ta*ri*ly}, adv. --
     {Sal"u*ta*ri*ness}, n.

 

 

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