Origin of healthful
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Examples from the Web for healthfully
How healthfully they look on life, with what delight they breathe the air!Education and the Higher Life
J. L. Spalding
The whole room came once more calmly, healthfully into sight.
Perhaps I mistake and your blood doth run as healthfully as a child's.Sir Mortimer
Business kept pace with the growth of the city, wealth gradually and healthfully accumulated, and the comforts of life appeared.The Life of John Marshall (Volume 2 of 4)
Albert J. Beveridge
But how light and joyous and healthfully pure is the flow of this hymn of praise of Scotland and the Scotch!
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Word Origin and History for healthfully
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
- Conducive to good health; salutary.
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