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
[noo-tri-jee-noh-miks, -nom-iks, nyoo-] /ˌnu trɪ dʒiˈnoʊ mɪks, -ˈnɒm ɪks, ˌnyu-/ noun, used with a singular verb. 1. the study of how individual genetic makeup interacts with diet, especially the effects of this interaction on a person’s health. noun the study of food and diet and how each interacts with specific genes to increase the risk […]