malnourished


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mal·nour·ished

 (măl-nûr′ĭsht)
adj.
Affected by improper nutrition or an insufficient diet.
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malnourished

(mælˈnʌrɪʃt)
adj
(Pathology) undernourished
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mal•nour•ished

(mælˈnɜr ɪʃt, -ˈnʌr-)

adj.
poorly or improperly nourished; suffering from malnutrition.
[1925–30]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.malnourished - not being provided with adequate nourishmentmalnourished - not being provided with adequate nourishment
nourished - being provided with adequate nourishment
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Translations

malnourished

[ˌmælˈnʌrɪʃt] ADJdesnutrido
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

malnourished

[ˌmælˈnʌrɪʃt] adjmal nourri(e)
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malnourished

adj (form) personunterernährt; severely malnourishedstark unterernährt
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malnourished

[mælˈnʌrɪʃt] adj (frm) → denutrito/a
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

malnourished

a. desnutrido-a, malnutrido-a.
English-Spanish Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

malnourished

adj desnutrido, malnutrido
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References in periodicals archive ?
Majority of malnourished children belong to grade-I (51.0%) & grade-II (41.9%) of IAP classification and only 0.2% children were severely malnourished.
Many critically malnourished babies and children have been put on intravenous drips in the clinic and 21 have been taken to hospital to be treated for gunshot wounds and fractured limbs, said a camp official.
At two of the hospitals, malnourished and those at-risk patients will quickly receive nutritional treatment (an oral nutrition supplement) 24 to 48 hours sooner than standard practice.
It is a question being asked about children across India, where a long economic boom has done little to reduce the vast number of children who are malnourished and stunted, leaving them with mental and physical deficits that will haunt them their entire lives.
In malnourished animals, as a consequence of previously reported changes in several neurotransmission systems (Almeida et al., 1996a), it has been described alterations in risk-assessment behaviors (Almeida et al., 1991), reactivity to aversive stimuli (Almeida & DeOliveira, 1994; Rocinholi, Almeida, & De-Oliveira, 1997), as well as in learning and memory (Hemb, Cammarota, & Nunes, 2010; Fukuda et al., 2007; Valadares et al., 2010; Wolf et al., 1986; Zhang et al., 2010).
The district, according to the state government's own admission, has over 73,000 malnourished children.
SANA'A/BRUSSELS, July 10 (Saba) - The European Commission's Humanitarian Aid and Civil Protection department (ECHO) will provide assistance over the next year to 70,000 severely malnourished children in Yemen under the age of five.
"If we cannot get more funds and better access to reach malnourished children in South Sudan, tens of thousands of under-fives will die."
Research has shown that 93% of malnourished older people are living in the community, Age UK said.
The WHO also gives guidance on how to treat them for HIV and, if necessary make recommendations on how to treat severely malnourished infants under six months.
According to UNICEF, there are more than 500 centers in Hodeida governorate that treat malnourished children not requiring specialized care.
It features what he agrees are "heartbreaking and alarming" figures printed under the photos of the malnourished, through the 12 pages of January to December.