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noun [U] uk   /njuːˈtrɪʃ.ən/  us   /nuː-/
C1 the substances that you take into your body as food and the way that they influence your health: Good nutrition is essential if patients are to make a quick recovery. improvements in nutrition the process of taking in and using food, or the scientific study of this: She's a professor of nutrition at Columbia University.
Translations of “nutrition”
in Chinese (Traditional) 營養物質, 營養,滋養, 營養(學)…
in Russian питание…
in Turkish beslenme, besin…
in Chinese (Simplified) 营养物质, 营养,滋养, 营养(学)…
in Polish odżywianie…
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