word of the day :: salutary

salutary
[sal-yuh-ter-ee]

-adjective 
1. favorable or promoting health; healthful.
2. promoting or conducive to some beneficial purpose; wholesome.

Origin
1480-90; < Latin salūt ( āris ) ( salūt–  (stem of salūs ) health +-āris -ar) + -ary

“The plays and sports of children as as salutary to them as labor and work are to grown persons.”
~ Samuel Richardson ~
British novelist

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