un·​en·​riched ˌən-in-ˈricht How to pronounce unenriched (audio)
: not enriched
unenriched bread/flour
unenriched uranium

Example Sentences

Recent Examples on the Web The system is unenriched, NASA says, and is poor in elements that are heavier than helium and hydrogen. Joshua Hawkins, BGR, 11 Nov. 2022 This process, which involves mixing it with unenriched metal, has been done plenty of times before. Gregory Barber, Wired, 17 Mar. 2022 The vitamin and mineral content in unenriched white rice is fairly low. Cynthia Sass, Rd, Health.com, 1 July 2021 One of those neutrons might be absorbed by unenriched uranium, U-238. Dan Dubno, Popular Mechanics, 25 Apr. 2017

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Word History

First Known Use

1723, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of unenriched was in 1723

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Cite this Entry

“Unenriched.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unenriched. Accessed 29 Jan. 2023.

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