verb (used with object)
- to restore to (a food) a nutrient that has been lost during an early stage of processing: to enrich flour with thiamine, iron, niacin, and riboflavin.
- to add vitamins and minerals to (food) to enhance its nutritive value.
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Historical Examples of unenriched
In this connection Ransome defines primary ore as unenriched material that can be profitably mined.The Economic Aspect of Geology
C. K. Leith
The unenriched mass has been designed and we are now ready for the consideration of surface enrichment in the following order.Industrial Arts Design
William H. Varnum
Figurative sense is from 1590s. Scientific sense of "to increase the abundance of a particular isotope in some material" is first attested 1945. Related: Enriched; enriching.