Definition: process of nourishing or being nourished; CF. malnutrition
Definition: process of nourishing or being nourished; CF. malnutrition
Sentences Containing 'nutrition'
I have made up the loss of blood by nutrition.
For if once he shall begin to dote, his respiration, nutrition, his imaginative, and appetitive, and other natural faculties, may still continue the same: he shall find no want of them.
Species in this family are cosmopolitan in distribution, and are largely saprobic, obtaining nutrition from the decomposition of wood and plant organic matter.
In newborn infants, the 4-year survival rate on parenteral nutrition is approximately 70%.
Many organisms rely on the soil derived phosphorus for their phosphorus nutrition.
in cooperation with Food Research Institute Prague and leading nutrition specialists as a part of a unique product line Natural Line.
The Moffett campus contains microbiology, chemistry, process engineering, and nutrition laboratories.
Old wives' tales often center on women's traditional concerns, pregnancy, puberty, social relations, health, herbalism and nutrition.
Numico (or in full Koninklijke Numico N.V., Royal Numico N.V.), is a specialist baby food and clinical nutrition subsidiary of Groupe Danone.
Products range from infant formula to specialised nutrition for babies with specific needs and for breastfeeding mothers.
It also produces and markets special clinical nutrition, diet products and disease-specific nutrition.
This deal is part of Numico's strategy to concentrate on baby and clinical nutrition.
Most captive lorises in the pet trade also experience improper care and die from poor nutrition, stress, or infection.
Infection, stress, pneumonia, and poor nutrition lead to high death rates among pet lorises.
Martijn Bernard Katan (born 1946, Arnhem) is a Dutch professor in nutrition at the Free University of Amsterdam and author of a popular science book on nutrition.
Since 1976, Katan has worked at Wageningen University where he has researched "Nutrition and risk factors for cardiovascular disease."
In 1998, he was personally appointed professor of human nutrition.
He was also the "Nutrition Foundation Professor" at the University of Nijmegen from 1985 to 1998.
Between 1998 and 2003 he was scientific director of the Nutrition and Health program of the Wageningen Centre for Food Sciences.
In 2005 he moved from Wageningen University to the Free University of Amsterdam where he was appointed professor of nutrition.
"What is Healthy?: Myths and Facts About Nutrition (2008).
Consumer book choices include nutrition, self-care, weight management, and cookbooks to manage their disease.
The Agroscope research for agriculture, nutrition and environment is therefore an investment into our future.
BTI also offers a full range of accessories, including computers, lights, pumps, nutrition and apparel.
Monumental Vending has developed, in partnership with VMI, a nutrition guideline program emphasizing sensible nutrition choices.
She is a health worker chosen from the community and given 4 months training in health, nutrition and child-care.
Professionally trained in yoga, she has studied numerology, healing, and nutrition, she has been the international leader of Sadhana at the Institute of Yoga Therapy in 2006.
Asker Jeukendrup is a sports nutrition scientist and an Ironman triathlete.
Jeukendrup has authored several books on sports nutrition and over 200 peer reviewed journal articles on exercise and sports nutrition.
When Nomani was 10 her family moved to Morgantown, West Virginia, where her father became an assistant professor of nutrition.
In January 2009, Brock Lesnar signed a supplement endorsement deal with Dymatize Nutrition.
The therapeutic team may include specialists in neurology, pulmonology, gastroenterology, psychiatrist, orthopedics, nutrition, physical therapy and occupational therapy.
Nutritional epidemiology is a relatively new field of medical research that studies the relationship between nutrition and health.
In 1989, these authors published a second book on Paleolithic nutrition.
The European Journal of Clinical Nutrition published a study of a trial of the Paleolithic diet in 20 healthy volunteers.
"Caladenia dilatata" has a mutalistic relationship with mycorrhizal fungi, where the fungus acquires some nutrition from the orchid, and the orchid requires the fungus to germinate.
Like other members of its family, the porbeagle is aplacental viviparous with oophagy, i.e. the main source of embryonic nutrition are unfertilized eggs.
Catherwood is also an amateur body builder and a certified personal trainer and has appeared in several segments educating listeners about exercise and nutrition.
He is a Professor of Pediatrics at the Harvard Medical School and a Professor of Nutrition at the Harvard School of Public Health.
Gypsum is also used to supply calcium for plant nutrition.
The assessment of a clients nutritional status looks at their normal patterns of daily nutrition.
Eating only portions of meals or having imbalanced nutrition can indicate a high risk in this category.
Metropolitan Area Neighborhood Nutrition Alliance
The Metropolitan Area Neighborhood Nutrition Alliance (MANNA) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting nutrition to people and communities with AIDS, HIV and other life-threatening illnesses.
In addition, females also personally benefit from the gift through protection and nutrition.
The contained amino acids are reasonably balanced for human nutrition.
Both Hal and Joanne are accomplished athletes with backgrounds in sports medicine and nutrition.
They are the only source of nutrition for the ants, apart from the trophic eggs laid by the queen when the colony is young.
A review in "Nutrition Metabolism" provides an in depth and objective analysis of HMB research.
The nutrition was so miserable that the prisoners lost 4 kg of body weight each month, on average.
More Vocab Wordssledge - large sled drawn by work animals
lavish - liberal; wasteful; generous or wasteful in giving or using; abundant; profuse; great; Ex. decorated lavishly; V. give in abundance
spectrum - colored band produced when a beam of light passes through a prism; broad and continuous range; Ex. whole spectrum of modern thoughts
illusive - deceiving; based on illusion; causing illusion; deceptive
nihilist - one who considers traditional beliefs to be groundless and existence meaningless; absolute skeptic; revolutionary terrorist; CF. nihilism: belief that nothing has meaning or value; belief that destruction of existing political or social institutions is necessary for future improvement
alimentary - supplying nourishment
remnant - remainder
avenge - take vengence for something or on behalf of someone; Ex. They avenged his death by burning the village; Ex. He swore to avenge his brother; Ex. They avenged themselves on their enemy.
extraneous - not essential; irrelevant; superfluous; external; coming from the outside; Ex. extraneous details/noise/to the subject
abstinence - restraint from pleasant things, esp. eating or drinking; CF. abstention: act of abstaining from vote