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advantage

A benefit, a favourable condition.
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For as all the inhabitants of each country are struggling together with nicely balanced forces, extremely slight modifications in the structure or habits of one inhabitant would often give it an advantage over others; and still further modifications of the same kind would often still further increase the advantage.
What natural selection cannot do, is to modify the structure of one species, without giving it any advantage, for the good of another species; and though statements to this effect may be found in works of natural history, I cannot find one case which will bear investigation.
No naturalist doubts the advantage of what has been called the 'physiological division of labour;' hence we may believe that it would be advantageous to a plant to produce stamens alone in one flower or on one whole plant, and pistils alone in another flower or on another plant.
Thus it might be a great advantage to the hive-bee to have a slightly longer or differently constructed proboscis.
To be sure, it would have been more for the advantage of conversation had Miss Lydia Bennet come upon the town; or, as the happiest alternative, been secluded from the world, in some distant farmhouse.
It was an union that must have been to the advantage of both: by her ease and liveliness, his mind might have been softened, his manners improved; and from his judgement, information, and knowledge of the world, she must have received benefit of greater importance.
It is an advantage to have it so far from this part of the kingdom.
As the former periods will probably bear a small proportion to the latter, the State governments will here enjoy another advantage over the federal government.
Exemplary service and support, however, can be sustainable competitive advantages. Those laser eye centers with the best service and record of success continue to be profitable.
In the global pulp market, traditional mixed hardwood and softwood pulps are now competing with single-species pulps such as eucalyptus and acacia, magazine asked several pulping experts for their thoughts on the advantages and disadvantages of single-species pulps compared with traditional mixed pulps.
Some of these major advantages will be discussed in this paper along with some major disadvantages, though there are also other minor advantages and disadvantages that will not be addressed here are.
One way to get to the benefits and increase the reward of reading your piece is to make your copy "FAB" -- translating your message from FEATURES into ADVANTAGES into BENEFITS.