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healthful

[helth-fuhl]
adjective
1.
conducive to health; wholesome or salutary: a healthful diet.

Origin:
1350–1400; Middle English helthful. See health, -ful

healthfully, adverb
healthfulness, noun
quasi-healthful, adjective
quasi-healthfully, adverb

healthful, healthy (see synonym study at healthy).


See healthy.
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healthful (ˈhɛlθfʊl)
 
adj
healthy healthy a less common word for healthy
 
'healthfully
 
adv
 
'healthfulness
 
n

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healthful health·ful (hělth'fəl)
adj.

  1. Conducive to good health; salutary.

  2. Healthy.


health'ful·ness n.
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