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The bishop takes up a highly advantageous position. Times, Sunday Times (2013)He seems to have manoeuvred himself into a very advantageous position. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The great advantage of tools is that they allow for a highly advantageous exploitation of the environment. Macrosociology: An Introduction to Human Societies (1995)The engines are very close on performance but in the end we received commercial terms that were advantageous. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The network will put us in a very advantageous position and two to three years ahead of the game. Times, Sunday Times (2010)But within these limitations, the specialty skill niche is a highly advantageous position. THE ESSENTIAL DRUCKER (2001)In addition, each claims to offer advantageous terms. Times, Sunday Times (2008)These traits would have been highly advantageous in evolutionary Africa. Times, Sunday Times (2008)As long as all these factors remain unchanged, the balance is highly advantageous. MANAGING FOR RESULTS (1986)Since this must necessarily be a mutually advantageous arrangement, social welfare was thus increased. The Making of Neoclassical Economics (1990)Some companies may also have less advantageous hedging positions than rivals, which will influence their willingness to cut. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Throwing away an advantageous position. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Some non-doms try to justify their advantageous tax position on the ground that they do not use public services such as health and education. Times, Sunday Times (2008)He recalled: 'I was in an advantageous position having been captain of that dressing room. The Sun (2013)How will the existing proposal look in China if the terms are as advantageous to Rio as it says? Times, Sunday Times (2009)In February 1878 a system of financial agreement was put in place which left the region in an advantageous position. A Social History of Modern Spain (1991)When that gun sounded, there was a lot of shoving to get in front to the inside lane, the advantageous position. Christianity Today (2000)It will also know that it wouldn't be able to raise wholesale funding at such advantageous terms while headquartered in a soon to be sovereign Scotland. Times, Sunday Times (2014)
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British English: advantageous ADJECTIVE
If something is advantageous to you, it is likely to benefit you.
Free exchange of goods was advantageous to all.
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