Beneficient

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Beneficient Beneficent.
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Quotations

  • Charles M. Schulz
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    “Jogging is very beneficial. It's good for your legs and your feet. It's also very good for the ground. It makes it feel needed.”
  • Lord Dunsany
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    “Logic, like whiskey, loses its beneficial effect when taken in too large quantities.”
  • John Kenneth Galbraith
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    “Few can believe that suffering, especially by others, is in vain. Anything that is disagreeable must surely have beneficial economic effects.”
  • Thomas Carlyle
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    “No conquest can ever become permanent which does not show itself beneficial to the conquered as well as to the conquerors.”

Usage

In literature:

I also, O child (engaged in beneficial ceremonies), shall sit here for your welfare.
"The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 1"
A display of prowess in proper time and place becometh beneficial.
"The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 2"
But, like everything else, they must be done in the right way, or they are not beneficial.
"Piano Mastery" by Harriette Brower
Many of our good citizens have interested themselves, with the most beneficial results, in the question of prison reform.
"A Compilation of the Messages and Papers of the Presidents" by Grover Cleveland
She was now more beneficially employed.
"Willy Reilly The Works of William Carleton, Volume One" by William Carleton
CAUSES WHY IT HAS NOT HITHERTO BEEN BENEFICIAL.
"Journals Of Two Expeditions Of Discovery In North-West And Western Australia, Vol. 2 (of 2)" by George Grey
Dusting the leaves occasionally with soot has been found to operate beneficially.
"The Culture of Vegetables and Flowers From Seeds and Roots, 16th Edition" by Sutton and Sons
Mrs. Graham went with her, it being beneficial to her own health also.
"The Power of Faith" by Isabella Graham
Whatever brings out the full power of either without suddenly overtasking is healthy and beneficial.
"Lippincott's Magazine of Popular Literature and Science, October, 1877, Vol. XX. No. 118" by Various
Local applications, stimulative in character, are beneficial, and the internal administration of strychnin is indicated.
"Lameness of the Horse" by John Victor Lacroix
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In poetry:

Cimitero e Ospedal son buoni amici
E tengono fra lor conti correnti.
Davver, pochi clienti
Si dan l'un l'altro tanti benefici!
"Veritas, Vanitas!" by Ferdinando Fontana
Si chiedeva allo Zodiaco
L'avvenir delle persone;
I romiti fabbricavano
Le medaglie e le corone;
E diceano i benefici
Dei flagelli e dei cilici.
"Evo Medio" by Ferdinando Fontana

In news:

"It's more beneficial to have cash flow," Dada said.
Thatch may be free, but it's not beneficial.
Across the Corn Belt, highly beneficial showers are affecting eastern areas, including northern Indiana.
Imaging techniques-particularly computed tomography-are beneficial for diagnosing a tracheal diverticulum because bronchoscopy can sometimes miss the point of communication with the trachea .
Jerry West believes the Carmelo Anthony trade was good for the Knicks and Nuggets, though neither may know how beneficial for a while.
"As our knowledge of transfusions has progressed, we find that transfusions are less beneficial than we once thought and more harmful," Hannon said.
At A.M.I Lock and Alarm Service, our 29-year-old business firmly believes turnkey operations are the most beneficial way to run a successful business.
New Research Shows Ultraviolet Light Beneficial to Darker-skinned Patients.
While this strategy is good for the economics of the software vendor, it is less beneficial for customers facing unique vertical business challenges.
Spraying for weevils tends to kill beneficial insects, unleashing other pest problems.
"I believe it is beneficial for the prosecution of this case and for the convenience of the witnesses to have a single source of prosecution ," said Livingston County Prosecutor David Morse.
It seemed like a national catalog of areas that had some level of protection and of how that protection was beneficial.
Many adults struggle with weight throughout their lifetime, but according to researchers those extra pounds could be beneficial to older adults.
A beneficial way to pay for health care.
Our visit there was extremely beneficial as we work to develop plans of revitalizing concentrations of public housing in Richmond.
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In science:

However, for the case N < Ne, at T = 0 some of the electrons must occupy the same atom (the assumption is that this is energetically more beneficial for the system then having free electrons), hence a double occupancy naturally exists in this case.
A simple model for describing a lattice with a double occupancy
No active peers means no system. The MCP in this way is tailored for best results to dense collections of users and we highlight the settings in which the MCP is most beneficial.
Content Sharing for Mobile Devices
A beneficial industry case applying Genetic Algorithms (GA) has been proposed by Wang et al..
Efficient Inventory Optimization of Multi Product, Multiple Suppliers with Lead Time using PSO
Another subject of interest will be achieving scalability. It will be very beneficial to be able to scale the brokering system despite complex provider selection and content delivery protocols. Along with the interest is the work on aligning the architecture with the future IaaS-based storage system.
An Architectural Design for Brokered Collaborative Content Delivery System
Based on the earlier discussed RIA based information and to conclude with one final technology for own flexible web based graphical user interface development, a comparison is performed between two most beneficial technologies of all i.e., Flex and Silverlight.
Designing Flexible GUI to Increase the Acceptance Rate of Product Data Management Systems in Industry
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