Origin of nutrition
Examples from the Web for nutrition
“Most of the diseases we blame on nutrition are actually diseases of disempowerment,” Bacon said.
Yet, the nutrition facts might not tell the whole story here.Bulletproof Coffee and the Case for Butter as a Health Food|DailyBurn|December 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Portable snacks are good to have on hand, too, says Jessica Crandall, RDN, Denver Wellness & Nutrition Director.
He does not walk, talk, eat, or drink, and he gets his nutrition—and watering!U.K. Courts Grant Mother Right to End Her 12-Year-Old Disabled Daughter’s Life|Elizabeth Picciuto|November 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
This is a significant shift in the way we think about nutrition.
Now wherever we have a large yolk-sac we have developed on its surface a rich network of blood-vessels for purposes of nutrition.A Guide to the Study of Fishes, Volume 1 (of 2)|David Starr Jordan
Under such powerful action, nutrition is drawn quickly from the soil and the plants ripen too quickly.Tobacco Leaves|W. A. Brennan
They approach the proteids in composition, but unlike them they cannot form flesh or fulfil the same purpose in nutrition.The Chemistry of Food and Nutrition|A. W. Duncan
Religion treated from the economic side, you know, the effect of lack of nutrition on character.The Inside of the Cup, Complete|Winston Churchill
You have had a most interesting experience with eminent physiologists, and it has led you deep into the question of nutrition.The New Glutton or Epicure|Horace Fletcher
British Dictionary definitions for nutrition
Word Origin for nutrition
Word Origin and History for nutrition
early 15c., from Old French nutrition (14c.) and directly from Latin nutritionem (nominative nutritio) "a nourishing," noun of action from past participle stem of nutrire "to nourish, suckle" (see nourish).