1. benevolent showing or motivated by sympathy and understanding
  2. beneficence the quality of being kind or helpful or generous
  3. beneficiate process (ores or other raw materials), as by reduction
  4. beneficent doing or producing good
  5. manifest clearly revealed to the mind or the senses or judgment
  6. benficiate subject to a reduction process
  7. benevolence disposition to do good
  8. beneficed having a benefice
  9. Banti's disease a disease characterized by congestion and enlargement of the spleen; accompanied by anemia or cirrhosis
  10. beneficial promoting or enhancing well-being
  11. beneficiary the recipient of funds or other advantages
  12. benefactor a person who helps people or institutions
  13. benefactress a woman benefactor
  14. Bang's disease an infectious disease of domestic animals often resulting in spontaneous abortion; transmittable to human beings
  15. benefit something that aids or promotes well-being
  16. inefficaciousness a lack of efficacy
  17. genus Isoetes type and genus of the Isoetaceae and sole extant genus of the order Isoetales
  18. genus Cistus small to medium-sized evergreen shrubs of southern Europe and North Africa
  19. infectious disease a disease transmitted only by a specific kind of contact
  20. infelicitous not appropriate in application; defective