[uhn-der-noo-trish-uh n, -nyoo-] /ˌʌn dər nuˈtrɪʃ ən, -nyu-/
nutritional deficiency resulting from lack of food or from the inability of the body to convert or absorb it.
verb (used with object), occupied, occupying. 1. to take or fill up (space, time, etc.): I occupied my evenings reading novels. 2. to engage or employ the mind, energy, or attention of: Occupy the children with a game while I prepare dinner. 3. to be a resident or tenant of; dwell in: We occupied the […]
noun 1. a person who holds a position of rank or authority in the army, navy, air force, or any similar organization, especially one who holds a commission. 2. a member of a police department or a constable. 3. a person licensed to take full or partial responsibility for the operation of a merchant ship […]
noun 1. a person appointed or elected to an office or charged with certain duties. adjective 2. of or relating to an office or position of duty, trust, or authority: official powers. 3. authorized or issued authoritatively: an official report. 4. holding office. 5. appointed or authorized to act in a designated capacity: an official […]
noun 1. a belief or judgment that rests on grounds insufficient to produce complete certainty. 2. a personal view, attitude, or appraisal. 3. the formal expression of a professional judgment: to ask for a second medical opinion. 4. Law. the formal statement by a judge or court of the reasoning and the principles of law […]