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English definition of “nutraceutical”

nutraceutical

noun [C]     /ˌnjuː.trə.suː.tɪ.kəl/ US  /ˌnuː.trə.suː.t̬ɪ-/ (also functional food)
a food to which vitamins, minerals, or drugs have been added to make it healthierDiets and dieting
(Definition of nutraceutical noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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