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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 ad·van·ta·geous /ˌædˌvænˈteʤəs, vən-/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Ad·van·ta·geous a.  Being of advantage; conferring advantage; gainful; profitable; useful; beneficial; as, an advantageous position; trade is advantageous to a nation.
    Advabtageous comparison with any other country.   --Prescott.
    You see . . . of what use a good reputation is, and how swift and advantageous a harbinger it is, wherever one goes.   --Chesterfield.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: giving an advantage; "a contract advantageous to our
             country"; "socially advantageous to entertain often"
             [ant: disadvantageous]
      2: appropriate for achieving a particular end; implies a lack
         of concern for fairness [syn: appropriate]