alimentation

noun al·i·men·ta·tion \ ˌa-lə-mən-ˈtā-shən , -ˌmen- \

Definition of alimentation

: the act or process of affording nutriment or nourishment
  • intravenous alimentation

First Known Use of alimentation

circa 1656

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alimentation

noun al·i·men·ta·tion \ ˌal-ə-mən-ˈtā-shən, -ˌmen- \

medical Definition of alimentation

: the act or process of affording nutriment or nourishment
  • intravenous alimentation

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