nutritive
Pronunciation
  • (British) IPA: /ˈnjuːtɹətɪv/
Adjective

nutritive

  1. Of or pertaining to nutrition.
  2. Nourishing, nutritional.
    • 2002, Colin Jones (historian), The Great Nation, Penguin 2003, p. 355:
      D'Argenson reckoned that its consumption held up so well in times of high prices because the poor thought that it had nutritive value.
Antonyms Translations Noun

nutritive (plural nutritives)

  1. (archaic) A nutrient.



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