Salutary 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. [1913 Webster]

2. Promotive of, or contributing to, some beneficial purpose; beneficial; advantageous; as, a salutary design. [1913 Webster]

Syn: Wholesome; healthful; salubrious; beneficial; useful; advantageous; profitable. [1913 Webster] -- {Sal"u*ta*ri*ly}, adv. -- {Sal"u*ta*ri*ness}, n. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • salutarily — adverb see salutary …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • salutarily — See salutary. * * * …   Universalium

  • salutarily — adv. beneficially, advantageously, in a manner that produces, profitably …   English contemporary dictionary

  • salutarily — sal·u·tar·i·ly …   English syllables

  • salutarily — |salyə|terəlē, li adverb : in a salutary manner …   Useful english dictionary

  • salutary — salutarily /sal yeuh ter euh lee, sal yeuh tair /, adv. salutariness, n. /sal yeuh ter ee/, adj. 1. favorable to or promoting health; healthful. 2. promoting or conducive to some beneficial purpose; wholesome. [1480 90; < L salut(aris) (salut (s …   Universalium

  • Salutiferously — Sal u*tif er*ous*ly, adv. Salutarily. [R.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • salutary — adjective Etymology: Middle French salutaire, from Latin salutaris, from salut , salus health Date: 15th century 1. producing a beneficial effect ; remedial < salutary influences > 2. promoting health ; curative Synonyms: see healthful • …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Sicut Dudum — is a papal bull promulgated by Pope Eugene IV in Florence on January 13, 1435, about the enslaving of black natives in Canary Islands by Spanish slave traders. However, the Spanish ignored the Pope and asserted that the black natives were not men …   Wikipedia

  • salutariness — See salutarily. * * * …   Universalium

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”