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1. Conducive to good health; salutary.
2. Healthy. See Usage Note at healthy.

health′ful·ly adv.
health′ful·ness n.
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Noun1.healthfulness - the quality of promoting good health
wholesomeness - the quality of being beneficial and generally good for you
salubriousness, salubrity - the quality of being salubrious and invigorating
unhealthfulness - the quality of promoting poor health
References in classic literature ?
To work in this garden was one of his most respectable pleasures; and Elizabeth admired the command of countenance with which Charlotte talked of the healthfulness of the exercise, and owned she encouraged it as much as possible.
Such amiable weaknesses tokened the healthfulness of the man, and drew Daylight closer to him.
Their marvellous whiteness of the teeth is to be ascribed to the pure vegetable diet of these people, and the uninterrupted healthfulness of their natural mode of life.
Looking at him merely as an animal -- and there was very little else to look at -- he was a most satisfactory object, from the thorough healthfulness and wholesomeness of his system, and his capacity, at that extreme age, to enjoy all, or nearly all, the delights which he had ever aimed at or conceived of.
As industrialisation and urbanisation expand across cities however, a small percentage of people are concerned about the healthfulness of locally-grown produce, enough to buy into the agri-imports market.
VkusVill, a Moscow grocery store chain, radiates whole-food healthfulness.
With the world's population consuming 1 million plastic bottles per minute, hydration stations are popping up at several colleges and universities to promote environmental consciousness and healthfulness on campus.
This need to know taps a breadth of concerns related to food healthfulness and sustainable practices.
Cooking for a family must accommodate everyone's schedules and food preferences, ranging from avoidances to culinary variety and healthfulness.
Parents' beliefs about the healthfulness of sugary drink options: opportunities to address misperceptions.
whether or not the label information allows for direct healthfulness comparisons of products without mathematical calculations, as discussed in detail subsequently).
The 2014 Food and Health Survey by the IFIC found that 71% of respondents said healthfulness was a driver of food and beverage purchases, up from 61% in 2012.