unhealthfulness


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unhealthfulness

(ʌnˈhɛlθfʊlnəs)
n
another word for unhealthiness
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Noun1.unhealthfulness - the quality of promoting poor healthunhealthfulness - the quality of promoting poor health
unwholesomeness, morbidness, morbidity - the quality of being unhealthful and generally bad for you
insalubriousness, insalubrity - the quality of being insalubrious and debilitating
healthfulness - the quality of promoting good health
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References in classic literature ?
Or did there lurk in her the insidious unhealthfulness of unwomanliness?
public continues to ignore warnings about the intrinsic unhealthfulness of meat, WHO has published warnings that "[p]rocessed [m]eat [c]auses [c]ancer." (306) Processing refers to ways to preserve or flavor meat, which include salting, curing, fermenting, and smoking that are done to meats such as "hot dogs, ham, bacon, sausage, some deli meats,...
Consumers will underestimate calories more for meals from restaurants where their perceptions of healthfulness are less accurate (Panera), relative to meals at restaurant where consumers have more accurate perceptions of the healthfulness (SW) or unhealthfulness (McDonald's, BK) of meals.