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nutrient

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈnjuːtriənt/ formal
any substance that animals need to eat and plants need from the soil in order to live and grow: A healthy diet should provide all your essential nutrients.BiochemistryDiets and dieting
Translations of “nutrient”
in Chinese (Traditional) 養分, 營養物,滋養物…
in Russian питательное вещество…
in Turkish besleyici şey/besin/gıda…
in Chinese (Simplified) 养分, 营养物,滋养物…
in Polish składnik pokarmowy lub odżywczy…
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