nourishing Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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nourishingadjective

uk   /ˈnʌr.ɪ.ʃɪŋ/  us   /ˈnɝː-/
A nourishing ​drink or ​food makes you ​healthy and ​strong: Sweets aren't very nourishing.
(Definition of nourishing from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “nourishing”
in Arabic مُغَذّ…
in Korean 자양이 되는…
in Portuguese nutritivo…
in Catalan nutritiu…
in Japanese 栄養のある…
in Chinese (Simplified) 富有营养的…
in Turkish besleyici, sağlıklı, besin değeri yüksek…
in Russian питательный…
in Chinese (Traditional) 富有營養的…
in Italian nutriente…
in Polish odżywczy, pożywny…
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