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Webster's 1828 Dictionary

SALU'BRIOUS, a. [L. saluber, salubris, from salus. See safe.]
Favorable to health; healthful; promoting health; as salubrious air or water; a salubrious climate.

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

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1: promoting health; healthful; "a healthy diet"; "clean healthy air"; "plenty of healthy sleep"; "healthy and normal outlets for youthful energy"; "the salubrious mountain air and water"- C.B.Davis; "carrots are good for you" [syn: healthy, salubrious, good for you]
2: favorable to health of mind or body; "not the most salubrious campsite"; "one of the less salubrious suburbs"

Merriam Webster's

adjective Etymology: Latin salubris; akin to salvus safe, healthy more at safe Date: 1547 favorable to or promoting health or well-being <salubrious habits> Synonyms: see healthful salubriously adverb salubriousness noun salubrity noun

Oxford Reference Dictionary

adj. 1 health-giving; healthy. 2 (of surroundings etc.) pleasant; agreeable. Derivatives: salubriously adv. salubriousness n. salubrity n. Etymology: L salubris f. salus health

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Salubrious Sa*lu"bri*ous, a. [L. salubris, or saluber, fr. salus health; akin to salvus safe, sound, well. See Safe.] Favorable to health; healthful; promoting health; as, salubrious air, water, or climate. Syn: Healthful; wholesome; healthy; salutary. -- Sa-lu"bri*ous*ly, adv. -- Sa*lu"bri*ous*ness, n.

Collin's Cobuild Dictionary

1. A place that is salubrious is pleasant and healthy. (FORMAL) ...your salubrious lochside hotel. ADJ 2. Something that is described as salubrious is respectable or socially desirable. (FORMAL) ...London's less salubrious quarters. ADJ

Soule's Dictionary of English Synonyms

a. Healthy, healthful, salutary, wholesome, salutiferous.

Moby Thesaurus

beneficial, benign, bracing, constitutional, good, good for, health-enhancing, health-preserving, healthful, healthy, hygeian, hygienic, invigorating, refreshing, salutary, sanitary, stimulating, tonic, wholesome



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