nourishable

adjective
nour·​ish·​able | \ -shəbəl \

Definition of nourishable

1 obsolete : capable of giving nourishment
2 : capable of receiving nourishment

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History and Etymology for nourishable

Middle English, from nurishen + -able

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“Nourishable.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nourishable. Accessed 28 Jun. 2022.

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