nourishing

[ nur-i-shing, nuhr- ]
/ ˈnɜr ɪ ʃɪŋ, ˈnʌr- /

adjective

promoting or sustaining life, growth, or strength: a nourishing diet.

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Origin of nourishing

1350–1400; Middle English (gerund); see nourish, -ing2

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