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nutriment

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noun nu·tri·ment \ˈnü-trə-mənt, ˈnyü-\

Definition of nutriment

  1. :  something that nourishes or promotes growth, provides energy, repairs body tissues, and maintains life



Origin and Etymology of nutriment

Middle English, from Latin nutrimentum, from nutrire


First Known Use: 15th century


NUTRIMENT Defined for Kids

nutriment

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noun nu·tri·ment \ˈnü-trə-mənt, ˈnyü-\

Definition of nutriment for Students

  1. :  something that nourishes




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nutriment

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noun nu·tri·ment \ˈn(y)ü-trə-mənt\

Medical Definition of nutriment

  1. :  something that nourishes or promotes growth, provides energy, repairs body tissues, and maintains life




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