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virtuous (adj.) 1potent, powerful, efficacious
virtuous (adj.) 2showing fine qualities, praiseworthy
virtuous (adj.) 3capable of producing great growth, beneficial
virtuous (adj.) 4arising from virtuous practice, justifiable, well-warranted
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MM II.ii.168 [Angelo alone] I ... / Do as the carrion does, not as the flower, / Corrupt with virtuous season