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Tuesday, March 01, 2005

Definitions for salubrious

  1. Favorable to health; promoting health; healthful.

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Citations for salubrious
A physician warned him his health was precarious, so Montague returned to the United States, shelved his legal ambitions and searched for a salubrious climate where he might try farming. , New York Times
For years, her mother has maintained that the sea air has a salubrious effect on both her spirits and her vocal cords. Anita Shreve, Fortune's Rocks
Origin of salubrious
1540-1550
Salubrious is from Latin salubris, "healthful," from salus, "health."