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English definition of “goodness”

goodness

noun [U] (HEALTH)    /ˈɡʊd.nəs/
the part of something, especially of food, that is good for health: Don't cook vegetables for too long - they'll lose all their goodness.Diets and dieting
(Definition of goodness noun (HEALTH) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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