nutrition
Pronunciation
  • (British) enPR: nyo͞o-trĭʹ-shən, IPA: /njuːˈtɹɪ.ʃən/
  • (America) enPR: no͞o-trĭʹ-shən, IPA: /nuˈtɹɪ.ʃən/
Noun

nutrition (uncountable)

  1. (biology) The organic process by which an organism assimilates food and uses it for growth and maintenance.
  2. That which nourishes; nutriment.
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