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undernutrition

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noun un·der·nu·tri·tion \-n(y)u̇-ˈtrish-ən\

Medical Definition of undernutrition

  1. :  deficient bodily nutrition due to inadequate food intake or faulty assimilation—called also hyponutrition

undernutritional \-əl\play adjective



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