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 for salubrious
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Salubrious \Sa*lu"bri*ous\, a. [L. salubris, or saluber, fr.
     salus health; akin to salvus safe, sound, well. See Safe.]
     Favorable to health; healthful; promoting health; as,
     salubrious air, water, or climate.
     [1913 Webster]
  
     Syn: Healthful; wholesome; healthy; salutary.
          [1913 Webster] -- Sa-lu"bri*ous*ly, adv. --
          Sa*lu"bri*ous*ness, n.
          [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  salubrious
      adj 1: promoting health; healthful; "a healthy diet"; "clean
             healthy air"; "plenty of healthy sleep"; "healthy and
             normal outlets for youthful energy"; "the salubrious
             mountain air and water"- C.B.Davis; "carrots are good for
             you" [syn: healthy, salubrious, good for you(p)]
      2: favorable to health of mind or body; "not the most salubrious
         campsite"; "one of the less salubrious suburbs"

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  19 Moby Thesaurus words for "salubrious":
     beneficial, benign, bracing, constitutional, good, good for,
     health-enhancing, health-preserving, healthful, healthy, hygeian,
     hygienic, invigorating, refreshing, salutary, sanitary,
     stimulating, tonic, wholesome
  
  

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