Definition of nutrition
- foods that are necessary for human nutrition
- … get adequate nutrition both before and during the race.
- —John Hanc
The speaker discussed diet and nutrition with the class.
good nutrition and proper exercise
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First Known Use: 15th centurySee Words from the same year
: the process of eating the right kind of food so you can grow properly and be healthy
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