Meaning of “malnourished” in the English Dictionary

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us /mælˈnɜr·ɪʃt, -ˈnʌr·ɪʃt/

weak and in bad health because of a lack of food or a lack of food that is good for you:

By the time we saw the child, she was extremely malnourished.

(Definition of “malnourished” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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