1. 2. a type of macronutrient found in certain foods and drinks.
  2. 5. (Physiology) The opposition of nutrition; the failure of nutrition, causing the breakdown of tissue.
  3. 7. a simple sugar which is an important energy source in living organisms and is a component of many carbohydrates.
  4. 10. the kinds of food that a person,
  5. 11. dietary material containing substances such as cellulose, lignin, and pectin, that are resistant to the action of digestive enzymes.: "cereals high in fiber".
  6. 12. food or provisions.: "turkey and other savory victuals were served".
  7. 13. something fit to be eaten
  8. 15. Means of support; necessity
  9. 17. Chow is slang for food.
  10. 20. Providing nourishment; nourishing.
  1. 1. Material, especially carbohydrates, fats, and proteins, that an organism uses for energy, growth, and maintaining the processes of life.
  2. 3. Sustenance is nourishment or support.
  3. 4. An item of goods or supplies, especially food, obtained for future use
  4. 6. a substance that provides nourishment essential for growth and the maintenance of life.: "fish is a source of many important nutrients, including protein, vitamins, and minerals".
  5. 8. (Slang) Food.
  6. 9. the process of providing or obtaining the food necessary for health and growth.: "a guide to good nutrition".
  7. 13. the study of the kinds and quantities of food needed for health
  8. 14. Nourishment; nutrition
  9. 16. the state of being staved
  10. 18. nything that nourishes; food
  11. 19. Lack of nutrition