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|part of speech:
||having a good or favorable effect; helpful.
Eating fruits and vegetables is beneficial to your health.The chicken soup was beneficial to my cough.
- advantageous, favorable, profitable
- adverse, bad, damaging, deadly, detrimental, harmful, ill, useless
- similar words:
- helpful, productive, valuable
||advisable, constructive, convenient, useful
||beneficially (adv.), beneficialness (n.)