adjective, health·i·er, health·i·est.
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They wanted to ask me a question about the healthiness of Brand Hall, drains, and all that kind of thing.A True Friend
Nor is Aristophanes without another solid ground of defence on the score of sincerity and healthiness.Studies of the Greek Poets (Vol II of 2)
John Addington Symonds
This application will also improve the healthiness of plants, as well as destroy their numerous enemies.
The healthiness of Louisville is everywhere a subject of remark.
The healthiness of eye in criminals, if confirmed, may be compared with a similar condition in imbeciles.The Criminal
adjective healthier or healthiest
It is wrong to say that certain articles of food are healthy or unhealthy. Wholesome and unwholesome are the right words. A pig may be healthy or unhealthy while alive; but after he is killed and becomes pork, he can enjoy no health, and suffer no sickness. [Eliza Leslie, "Miss Leslie's Behaviour Book," Philadelphia, 1839]