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English definition of “benefit”

benefit

verb [I or T]     /ˈben.ɪ.fɪt/ (-t- or -tt-)
B2 to be helped by something or to help someone: I feel that I have benefited greatly from her wisdom . How can we benefit those who most need our help ?Making things betterBecoming better
(Definition of benefit verb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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