Thesaurus / boon
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A Walmart-Microsoft acquisition could be a boon for e-commerce companies that want alternatives to the digital advertising duopoly of Facebook and Google.
WHAT A WALMART-MICROSOFT BID FOR TIKTOK COULD MEAN FOR E-COMMERCEANNA HENSELAUGUST 28, 2020DIGIDAY
The pandemic’s forced stay-at-home orders was a huge boon to Netflix, adding 26 million global subscribers in the first half of this year, compared to 12 million during the same period last year.
AFTER YEARS OF ‘TOO MUCH TV,’ THE PANDEMIC MEANS THERE’S NOW BARELY ENOUGHARIC JENKINSAUGUST 27, 2020FORTUNE
The coronavirus pandemic has been a boon for the test proctoring industry.
Yet another potential boon for targeted drug delivery is nanotechnology, whereby medical nanorobots have now been used to fight incidences of cancer.
HOW AI WILL MAKE DRUG DISCOVERY LOW-COST, ULTRA-FAST, AND PERSONALIZEDPETER H. DIAMANDIS, MDJULY 23, 2020SINGULARITY HUB
Being groomed offers such immediate boons as protection against parasites like lice or fleas.
BARN OWLETS SHARE FOOD WITH THEIR YOUNGER SIBLINGS IN EXCHANGE FOR GROOMINGPRATIK PAWARJUNE 16, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
Another boon of microgravity is that measurements of the bizarre matter can be made for longer periods of time.
THIS WEIRD QUANTUM STATE OF MATTER WAS MADE IN ORBIT FOR THE FIRST TIMEEMILY CONOVERJUNE 11, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
Renounce the good law of the worshippers of Mazda, and thou shalt gain such a boon as the Murderer gained, the ruler of nations.
SOLOMON AND SOLOMONIC LITERATUREMONCURE DANIEL CONWAY
And now, gentlemen, I have a boon to ask—where there is so much joy, why not make all happy at once?
The boon was granted, and I remember the wave of delight that swept over us, and how we enjoyed the long summer evenings.
WORDS RELATED TO BOON
- good turn
- good will
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