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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR ADVANTAGEOUSLY

The dews are very plentiful, advantageously supplying the place of rain.

Is that a practice in which the lads may be advantageously instructed?

And when men act rightly and advantageously they seem to you to be temperate?

And both together may be advantageously employed by us in legislation.

Why, when the battle was progressing so advantageously for our side, did they not go on?

To this a handful of ashes and plaster may be advantageously added.

It can advantageously be combined with other foods to form a part of the ration.

In most of these cases iron may be advantageously added to the bath.

He understood thoroughly what the human body could do, and what it might do advantageously.

Culture can now be acquired almost as advantageously here as there.

WORD ORIGIN

1590s, formed in English from advantage, or else from French avantageux (15c.), from avantage (see advantage). Related: Advantageously; advantageousness.

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