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English definition of “undernourished”


adjective     /ˌʌn.dəˈnʌr.ɪʃt/ US  /-dɚˈnɝː-/
not eating enough food to continue to be in good health : Many of the children are undernourished and suffering from serious diseases .Not fit and healthyThin or slender (of people)Hungry and thirsty
(Definition of undernourished adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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