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Meaning of “beneficial” in the English Dictionary

"beneficial" in British English

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beneficialadjective

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

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(Definition of beneficial from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"beneficial" in American English

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beneficialadjective

 us   /ˌben·əˈfɪʃ·əl/
tending to ​help; having a good ​effect: Moderate ​exercise is really beneficial.
(Definition of beneficial from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “beneficial”
in Korean 이로운…
in Arabic نَفعي, مُفيد…
in Malaysian mendatangkan faedah…
in French bon (pour)…
in Russian полезный…
in Chinese (Traditional) 有益的,有用的,有利的…
in Italian benefico, giovevole…
in Turkish faydalı, yararlı, hayırlı…
in Polish korzystny, dobroczynny…
in Spanish beneficioso…
in Vietnamese có ích…
in Portuguese benéfico, proveitoso, vantajoso…
in Thai เป็นประโยชน์…
in German nützlich, wohltätig…
in Catalan beneficiós…
in Japanese 有益な, 役立つ…
in Chinese (Simplified) 有益的,有用的…
in Indonesian pengaruh baik, bermanfaat…
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