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Definition of Advantageous

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beneficial, profitable; helpful
Advantageous Definition from Arts & Humanities Dictionaries & Glossaries
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utilis
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
(a.)
Being of advantage; conferring advantage; gainful; profitable; useful; beneficial; as, an advantageous position; trade is advantageous to a nation.
  
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advantageous
\ad`van*ta"geous\ (&?;), a. [f. avantageux, fr. avantage.] being of advantage; conferring advantage; gainful; profitable; useful; beneficial; as, an advantageous position; trade is advantageous to a nation. advabtageous comparison with any other country. you see of what use a good reputation is, and how swift and advantageous a harbinger it is, wherever one goes. hesterfield.
advantageous
adj
1. giving an advantage; "a contract advantageous to our country"; "socially advantageous to entertain often" [ant: disadvantageous]
2. appropriate for achieving a particular end; implies a lack of concern for fairness [syn: appropriate]


3. likely to be of benefit or advantage; "in an advantageous position"
4. very favorable or advantageous; "a golden opportunity" [syn: favorable, golden]



JM Welsh <=> English Dictionary
Buddfawr = a. advantageous
Ennillgar = a. advantageous
Llesol = a. advantageous
Manteisiol = a. advantageous
WordNet 2.0

Adjective
1. giving an advantage; "a contract advantageous to our country"; "socially advantageous to entertain often"
(antonym) disadvantageous, harmful
(similar) beneficial, good
(see-also) expedient
2. appropriate for achieving a particular end; implies a lack of concern for fairness
(synonym) appropriate
(similar) expedient
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English - Klingon
v. qaq