nutritive

4 ENTRIES FOUND:

nu·tri·tive

adjective \ˈnü-trə-tiv, ˈnyü-\

: of or relating to nutrition

Full Definition of NUTRITIVE

1
:  of or relating to nutrition
2
nu·tri·tive·ly adverb

Examples of NUTRITIVE

  1. the nutritive value of certain grains
  2. <some people contend that whole wheat bread is significantly more nutritive than white bread>

First Known Use of NUTRITIVE

14th century

Other Physiology Terms

eructation, flux, gustatory, menarche, myopia, senescence, torpor

nu·tri·tive

adjective \ˈn(y)ü-trət-iv\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of NUTRITIVE

1
: of or relating to nutrition

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