noun nour·i·ture \-ə̇chə(r), -ēch-, -ˌchu̇(ə)r, -u̇ə\

Definition of nouriture



  1. 1 :  nourishment

  2. 2 obsolete :  nurture

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Origin and Etymology of nouriture

Middle English noriture, from Middle French nourreture, partly from norrir to nourish, partly from Medieval Latin nutritura upbringing, from Late Latin, nursing, suckling, from Latin nutritus (past participle of nutrire to nourish) + -ura -ure

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a trip made at another's expense

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