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n.1.Nutrition; nourishment.
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The Nutriture of People: From The Yearbook of Agriculture (USDA 1959).
Influence of vitamin C nutriture and inanition on ACTH stimulated release of adrenal corticosteroids in guinea pigs.
Over 400 strains of microbial cells function as immunological peacekeepers and collectively promote the proper digestion of food for optimal cellular and ECM nutriture.
Ferguson, Risk of suboptimal iron and zinc nutriture among adolescent girls in Australia and New Zealand: causes, consequences, and solutions.
Our data suggest that hyperhomocysteinemia is not a serious clinical concern in epileptic patients when folate nutriture is adequate.
Poor bioavailability of zinc has been reported among populations consuming a predominantly maize-based diet and this is a hindrance to achieving adequate zinc nutriture (Gibson, 2005:712).
Iron and zinc nutriture of premenopausal women associations of diet with serum ferritin and plasma zinc disappearance and of serum ferritin with plasma zinc and plasma zinc disappearance.
The study was described in "Zinc Nutriture as Related to Brain," a chapter Penland coauthored for the book Trace Elements in Man and Animals 10.
1985) because this enzyme also depends on adequate copper nutriture for activity (Linder and Goode 1980; Owen 1981).
The physiology of vitamin K nutriture and vitamin K-dependent protein function in atherosclerosis.