nutrient-dense

[noo-tree-uh nt-dens]

adjective

(of food) relatively rich in nutrients for the number of calories contained: A potato is a nutrient-dense carbohydrate.

Nearby words

  1. nutrient artery of fibula,
  2. nutrient artery of humerus,
  3. nutrient canal,
  4. nutrient foramen,
  5. nutrient vessel,
  6. nutrigenetics,
  7. nutrigenomics,
  8. nutrilite,
  9. nutriment,
  10. nutrimental

Related formsnutrient density, noun

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