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functional food

functional food

n
(Cookery) a food containing additives which provide extra nutritional value. Also called: nutraceutical

func′tional food`


n.
[1985–90]
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Orange juice is truly a super food and is the most nutritious, commonly consumed 100 percent fruit juice in the American diet.
In yet another indication that Sauerkraut is the super food of the 21st century, scientists at Seoul National University have successfully used Kimchi Sauerkraut to treat chickens infected with avian flu.
Avocado plus almond oil Avocado is densely packed with nutrients and is a super food that good to incorporate into one's diet.
Summary: London [UK], December 28 (ANI): Super foods can help you to detox after overindulging during the festive period and a nutritionist has answered debate over which 'super food' is best, analysing the benefits of green tea, turmeric and cocoa just in time for New Year's resolutions to come into effect.
The menu is cleverly broken down into the categories of Healthy, Super Food, High Performance, and Indulgent.
Nuts cannot be a super food for people who have allergy and the same with other foods.
Ronkonkoma, NY, has launched Pure Protein Super Food protein powder, a complete, vegan protein blend available in three flavors: Dark Cocoa, Vanilla Bean, & Mixed Berry Super Fruits.
Pure Protein launched Pure Protein Super Food protein powder.
JAMIE'S SUPER FOOD Channel 4, 8pm IT'S the last episode in the series, where Jamie visits the countries where people live the longest and healthiest lives, to find out what their culinary secrets are and pinch their best tips.
JAMIE'S SUPER FOOD Channel 4, 8pm While in South Korea, Jamie Oliver meets one of the oldest people in the world and learns about her diet of nutrient-rich, home grown vegetables.
JAMIE'S SUPER FOOD (Channel 4, Friday, 8pm) THAT cereal you had for breakfast?