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NUTRITION





Definition:

  1. [noun] (physiology) the organic process of nourishing or being nourished; the processes by which an organism assimilates food and uses it for growth and maintenance

  2. [noun] a source of materials to nourish the body
    Synonyms: nutriment, nourishment, sustenance, aliment, alimentation, victuals

  3. [noun] the scientific study of food and drink (especially in humans)

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