[ mal-uh-sim-uh-ley-shuhn ]
/ ˌmæl əˌsɪm əˈleɪ ʃən /
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imperfect incorporation of nutrients into body tissue.
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How to use malassimilation in a sentence
According to the label, Seng is indicated in indigestion, malassimilation, malnutrition and wasting diseases.
In all conditions of malassimilation, there is more or less autointoxication.Encyclopedia of Diet, Vol. 4 (of 5)|Eugene Christian
British Dictionary definitions for malassimilation
/ (ˌmæləˌsɪmɪˈleɪʃən) /
pathol defective assimilation of nutrients
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Medical definitions for malassimilation
[ măl′ə-sĭm′ə-lā′shən ]
Incomplete or imperfect assimilation of nutrients by the body.
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