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salutary


sal·u·tar·y  (sly-tr)
adj.
1. Effecting or designed to effect an improvement; remedial: salutary advice.
2. Favorable to health; wholesome: a salutary climate.

[Middle English saluter, from Old French salutaire, from Latin saltris, from sals, salt-, health; see sol- in Indo-European roots.]

salu·tari·ly (-t?r-l) adv.
salu·tari·ness n.
salutary

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