natural food


Definition of natural food

: food that has undergone minimal processing and contains no preservatives or artificial additives

Examples of natural food in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web But the Natierra brand is sold online and can be found nationwide at many natural food stores and chain stores, including Safeway, Sprouts, H-E-B and Bed Bath & Beyond. David K. Li, NBC News, 19 July 2022 In 2022, a noticeable drop occurred with the natural food store Fresh Thyme, which is sometimes compared to other stores like Whole Foods and Trader Joe’s. Zachary Smith, cleveland, 25 May 2022 The importance of the natural food chain to ecological balance is not well understood. Louise Schiavone, Forbes, 22 Apr. 2022 Mud, Sweat & Beards Wilderness experts and Donny Dust and Ray Livingston travel to remote locations to build elaborate shelters and find natural food sources, while enduring extreme weather, hunger and predators. Ed Stockly, Los Angeles Times, 4 Apr. 2022 While the incidents were different, one clear similarity caught my attention: In the wake of these instances, both companies turned to increased fresh and natural food messaging, likely to appeal to the increasingly conscious consumer. Jessica Billingsley, Rolling Stone, 10 Jan. 2022 These single servings of frozen yogurt come encased in an edible protective film made from natural food particles. Martin Fritz Huber, Outside Online, 18 Aug. 2014 A Dozen Cousins’ products bridge a gap in the natural food industry. Kimberly Wilson, Essence, 2 Feb. 2022 The former Foxconn Opus building in Mount Pleasant will house Oterra, a natural food coloring company. Ricardo Torres, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 5 Feb. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of natural food

1917, in the meaning defined above

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2 Aug 2022

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“Natural food.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 12 Aug. 2022.

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