Synonyms of nutrition


1. nutrition, organic process, biological process

usage: (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. nutriment, nourishment, nutrition, sustenance, aliment, alimentation, victuals, food, nutrient

usage: a source of materials to nourish the body

3. nutrition, science, scientific discipline

usage: the scientific study of food and drink (especially in humans)

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Definition and meaning of nutrition (Dictionary)