beneficialadjectiveuk /ˌben.ɪˈfɪʃ.əl/ us /ˌben.əˈfɪʃ.əl/
- The psychiatric team decided that it would not be beneficial to keep her in hospital.
- Breast-feeding is extremely beneficial to the health of newborn babies.
- From our point of view, we do not see how these changes will be beneficial to the company.
- Only some bacteria are harmful - many are beneficial.
- Plants such as this one are known for their beneficial effects and have been used medicinally for centuries.