well-nourished


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well-nourished

adj
having been provided with plenty of the material necessary for life and growth
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Adj.1.well-nourished - properly nourishedwell-nourished - properly nourished      
nourished - being provided with adequate nourishment
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well-nourished

[ˌwelˈnʌrɪʃt] ADJbien alimentado
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A well-nourished hand crept round the corner of the edifice and enveloped Rollo's in a powerful grip.
The third was a domestic serf, about forty-five years old, with grizzled hair and a plump, well-nourished body.
Her small but finely-cut and vigorous features, together with the deep red of lips and cheeks, pointed to many generations of well-trained and well-nourished ancestors behind her.
Partnering with local food banks is another way we give back and help families stay well-nourished.
Senior veterinary nurse Amy Gunson said: "The person leaving the kittens has obviously looked after them as they are well-nourished and show no signs of ill-health.
He appeared to be well-nourished and had excellent hygiene and grooming habits, authorities said.
Although I have become a little leaner through a more outdoors, active sort of life, I am still well-nourished.
Children suffering this condition are between three and twelve times more at risk of dying than well-nourished children.
In HCM-II assisted communities, the proportion of children from 6 to 23 months that drink safe water increased from 66% to 83%; the proportion of children from 0 to 23 months with all their vaccines increased from 92% to 94%, well-nourished children increased from 78% to 88%; and contraceptive use among women of childbearing age increased from 67% to 74%.
Animals eat their placenta to get nutrition, but when people are already well-nourished, there's no benefit, no reason to do it," she says.
This meant that regardless of where the pregnant woman is in the world or where the child is born, an Asian baby could be at par with its Western counterpart if its mother was healthy, well-nourished and well-educated during her pregnancy.
Combining food and fun, the program provides nutritious meals and snacks and fun learning enrichment activities to keep youth healthy, active and well-nourished all summer long.