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salutary

 [sal´u-tar″e]
healthful.

sal·u·tar·y

(sal'yū-tār'ē),
Healthful; wholesome.
[L. salutaris]

salutary

adjective A largely poetic (i.e., non-medical) term referring to a healthful effect: healthy, beneficial, wholesome.

salutary

Healthy, beneficial

sal·u·tar·y

(sal'yū-tar-ē)
Healthful; wholesome.
[L. salutaris]

salutary

healthful.
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Garth She did not mean to go beyond this salutary general doctrine, and threw her indignation into a needless unwinding of her worsted, knitting her brow at it with a grand air.
I suppose my aunt thinks the latter will benefit me by her society, and the salutary example of her gentle deportment and lowly and tractable spirit; and the former I suspect she intends as a species of counter-attraction to win Mr.
It went further, emphasising the salutary effect machine guns would have on the mob that had taken the fair city of Oakland by the throat.
The board, in imitation of so wise and salutary an example, took counsel together on the expediency of shipping off Oliver Twist, in some small trading vessel bound to a good unhealthy port.
price one and a penny halfpenny, government stamp included), that the same 'will be found highly salutary as a precautionary measure in connection with the pleasures of the table.
Mr Twemlow returning to his sofa, lays down his aching head on its slippery little horsehair bolster, with a strong internal conviction that a painful interview is not the kind of thing to be taken after the dinner pills which are so highly salutary in connexion with the pleasures of the table.
It was salutary to me when I travelled there by train from Cracow.
It is a salutary lesson for us all to make the most of every day and not take our lives, as we so often do, for granted.
Summary: Dakar - Morocco's autonomy proposal is a salutary initiative to settle the Sahara issue once and for all, said, Saturday in Dakar, Jaques Baudin, member of the political bureau of the Senegalese socialist political party and former foreign minister.
But it is a salutary lesson that manufactured success is not always the ticket to fame.
Japan''s experience is a salutary lesson that such forces should not be under-estimated.
YEKATERRINBURG, June 15, 2009 (Frontier Star) --Pakistan Monday said the meeting of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and President Asif Ali Zardari in Russia on Tuesdaythe first top-level contact after 26/11 -- will have a salutary impact on bilateral ties.