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salutary

 [sal´u-tar″e]
healthful.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

sal·u·tar·y

(sal'yū-tār'ē),
Healthful; wholesome.
[L. salutaris]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

salutary

adjective A largely poetic (i.e., non-medical) term referring to a healthful effect: healthy, beneficial, wholesome.
Segen's Medical Dictionary. © 2012 Farlex, Inc. All rights reserved.

salutary

Healthy, beneficial
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

sal·u·tar·y

(sal'yū-tar-ē)
Healthful; wholesome.
[L. salutaris]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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