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benefit (s) (noun), benefits (pl)
1. An event that is organized typically to raise money or contributions for an undertaking: Catherine's Aunt Ruth is the chairperson for the annual benefit to raise funds to support the local community orchestra.
2.A payment or service given or which is made available to an individual to support his or her health, physical activities, etc.: The insurance company paid a benefit to James who had been injured while working on a construction project.
benefit (verb), benefits; benefited, benefitted; benefiting, benefitting
To profit, to cash in on, or to help others: Jan has really benefitted by going to the fitness studio three or four times a week.
This entry is located in the following unit: bene-, ben-, beni- (page 2)
(a close, prolonged association between different organisms of different species that may benefit each member; commensalism; mutualism)
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good benefit
This entry is located in the following unit: Pleonasms or Tautological Redundancies (page 10)