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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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