[noo-tree-uh nt-dens] /ˈnu tri əntˌdɛns/
(of food) relatively rich in nutrients for the number of calories contained:
A potato is a nutrient-dense carbohydrate.
- Nutrient foramen
nutrient foramen n. The external opening of the nutrient canal in a bone.
[noo-tree-uh nt, nyoo-] /ˈnu tri ənt, ˈnyu-/ adjective 1. ; providing nourishment or nutriment. 2. containing or conveying nutriment, as solutions or vessels of the body. noun 3. a nutrient substance. /ˈnjuːtrɪənt/ noun 1. any of the mineral substances that are absorbed by the roots of plants for nourishment 2. any substance that nourishes an […]
- Nutrient vessel
nutrient vessel n. A nutrient artery.
/ˌnjuːtrɪdʒɪˈnɛtɪks/ noun 1. (functioning as sing) the branch of science concerned with the effect of heredity on diet and nutrition