beneficial /bɛnɪˈfɪʃ(ə)l/


I. adjective

1. resulting in good; favourable or advantageous

the beneficial effect on the economy
the process was beneficial to both supplier and customer.
[Law] relating to rights to the use or benefit of property, other than legal title.

the beneficiary will be taxed on the value of his beneficial use of the property.
II. derivatives

beneficially /ˌbɛnɪˈfɪʃəli /

– origin late Middle English: from late Latin beneficialis, from beneficium (see benefice).

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