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English definition of “beneficial”


adjective uk   /ˌben.ɪˈfɪʃ.əl/ us  
B2 helpful, useful, or good: The improvement in sales figures had a beneficial effect/influence on the company as a whole. A stay in the country will be beneficial to his health.Useful or advantageous
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