nutritive equilibrium

n.

A balance between intake and excretion of nutritive material, with no gain or loss in weight.physiologic equilibrium

Nearby words

  1. nutritionist,
  2. nutritionist's calorie,
  3. nutritious,
  4. nutritiously,
  5. nutritive,
  6. nutritively,
  7. nutriture,
  8. nuts,
  9. nuts about, be,
  10. nuts and bolts


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