[noo-trish-uh s, nyoo-] /nuˈtrɪʃ əs, nyu-/
providing nourishment, especially to a high degree; nourishing; healthful:
a good, nutritious meal.
nourishing, sometimes to a high degree
1660s, from Latin nutricius “that which nourishes, nurses,” from nutrix (genitive nutricis) “a nurse,” from nutrire (see nourish). Related: Nutritiously.
nutritious nu·tri·tious (nōō-trĭsh’əs, nyōō-)
Providing nourishment; nourishing.
[noo-tri-tiv, nyoo-] /ˈnu trɪ tɪv, ˈnyu-/ adjective 1. serving to nourish; providing nutriment; nutritious. 2. of, relating to, or concerned with : foods with high nutritive value. noun 3. an item of nourishing food: a breakfast of cereals, fruits, and other nutritives. /ˈnjuːtrɪtɪv/ adjective 1. providing nourishment 2. of, concerning, or promoting nutrition noun 3. […]
[muh-mey-lee-uh n, -meyl-yuh n] /məˈmeɪ li ən, -ˈmeɪl yən/ noun 1. an animal of the class Mammalia; mammal. adjective 2. belonging or pertaining to the class Mammalia; characteristic of mammals. adj. 1813, from mammal + -ian. As a noun, from 1835.
[mal-thoo-zhuh n, -zee-uh n] /mælˈθu ʒən, -zi ən/ adjective 1. of or relating to the theories of T. R. , which state that population tends to increase faster, at a geometrical ratio, than the means of subsistence, which increases at an arithmetical ratio, and that this will result in an inadequate supply of the goods […]
[noh-noh] /ˈnoʊˌnoʊ/ noun, plural no-nos, no-no’s. Informal. 1. anything that is forbidden or not advisable, as because of being improper or unsafe: If you want to lose weight, rich desserts are a no-no. /Italian ˈnɔːno/ noun 1. Luigi (luˈiːdʒi). 1924–90, Italian composer of 12-tone music n. 1942, from reduplication of no.