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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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ISLAMABAD -- Pakistan and the World Bank signed agreements worth $305 million on Friday to support projects in the agriculture sector in Punjab and to improve the nutritional status of children and women in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.
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The development objective for the project is to increase the coverage, in Project areas, of interventions that are known toimprove the nutritional status of children under two years of age, of pregnant and of lactating women.
Objective: To determine the impact of maternal education, employment, and family size on nutritional status of children.
Since then nutritional anthropometry has widely been used in the assessment of nutritional status and growth monitoring for individuals and at population level.
Objective: To investigate the effect of dietary counselling on the nutritional status of end-stage renal disease patients undergoing maintenance haemodialysis.
Childbearing begins by the age of 19 for more than a third of women, contributing to poor maternal nutritional status and birth outcomes.
Determinants of the Nutritional Status of Mothers and Children in Ethiopia.
Objectives: To determine the long term effects of floods, on the nutritional status of school going children in Pakistan.
10] It is of great use as a functional index of nutritional status.
Nutritional status of the children is a sensitive indicator of community health.

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