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nu·tri·tion

 (no͞o-trĭsh′ən, nyo͞o-)
n.
1. The process of nourishing or being nourished, especially the process by which a living organism assimilates food and uses it for growth and for replacement of tissues.
2. The science or study that deals with food and nourishment, especially in humans.
3. A source of nourishment; food.

[Middle English nutricion, from Old French nutrition, from Late Latin nūtrītiō, nūtrītiōn-, from Latin nūtrītus, past participle of nūtrīre, to suckle; see (s)nāu- in Indo-European roots.]

nu·tri′tion·al adj.
nu·tri′tion·al·ly adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.nutritional - of or relating to or providing nutrition; "nutritional information"

nutritional

adjective
Of or relating to food or nutrition:
Translations
خاص بالتَّغْذِيَه
vyživovací
ernærings-
táplálkozási
næringar-
vyživovací
hranilen
besinselbeslenmeye ait

nutritional

[njuːˈtrɪʃənl] ADJ [value] → nutritivo, nutricional

nutritional

[njuːˈtrɪʃənəl] adj [value, needs, requirements] → nutritif/ive

nutritional

adjNähr-; nutritional valueNährkraft f, → Nährwert m; nutritional contentNähr(stoff)gehalt m; nutritional informationNährwertangaben pl; nutritional supplementsNahrungsergänzungsmittel pl

nutritional

[njuːˈtrɪʃənl] adj (value) → nutritivo/a

nutritious

(njuˈtriʃəs) adjective
valuable as food; nourishing.
nutrient (ˈnjuːtriənt) noun
a substance which gives nourishment. This food contains important nutrients.
ˈnutriment noun
nourishment; food.
nuˈtrition noun
(the act of giving or getting) nourishment, or the scientific study of this.
nuˈtritional adjective

nutritional

adj nutricional; (providing nutrition) nutritivo; — state estado nutricional; — value valor nutritivo or nutricional
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While the first half of the century was devoted to preventing and controlling nutritional deficiency disease, the focus of the second half has been on preventing chronic disease with initiation of the Framingham Heart Study in 1949.
Editorial Note: Pellagra is a nutritional deficiency disease characterized by dermatitis on areas of the body exposed to sunlight, such as the face, neck, arms, and legs.
Vast majority of the educated people including the priests and religious eat according to their likes and taste at the cost of many nutritional deficiency diseases.

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