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 […]
[noo-truh-lahyt, nyoo-] /ˈnu trəˌlaɪt, ˈnyu-/ Trademark. 1. any of several preparations of vitamins and minerals used as food supplements.
[noo-truh-muh nt, nyoo-] /ˈnu trə mənt, ˈnyu-/ noun 1. any substance or matter that, taken into a living organism, serves to sustain it in its existence, promoting growth, replacing loss, and providing energy. 2. anything that nourishes; nourishment; food. /ˈnjuːtrɪmənt/ noun 1. any material providing nourishment n. 1540s, from Latin nutrimentum “nourishment; support,” from nutrire […]