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beneficent
used in The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin

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doing or producing good — especially generous in assistance to the poor
  • In 1751, Dr. Thomas Bond, a particular friend of mine, conceived the idea of establishing a hospital in Philadelphia (a very beneficent design, which has been ascrib'd to me, but was originally his), for the reception and cure of poor sick persons, whether inhabitants of the province or strangers.

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