Antonyms for nutrimental
|Grammar : Adj|
|Spell : noo-truh-muh nt, nyoo-|
|Phonetic Transcription : ˈnu trə mənt, ˈnyu-|
Definition of nutrimentalOrigin :
- 1540s, from Latin nutrimentum "nourishment; support," from nutrire "to nourish, suckle, feed," from PIE *nu-tri-, from root *(s)nau- "to swim, flow, let flow," hence "to suckle" (cf. Sanskrit snauti "she drips, gives milk;" Greek nan "I flow"), extended form of root *sna- "to swim" (see natatorium).
- As in nourishing : adj healthful
- As in nutritious : adj healthy
- As in nutritive : adj pertaining to food
- As to old hard fibre, we are not in a position to say whether or not it possesses any nutrimental value worth taking into account.
- Extract from : « The Stock-Feeder's Manual » by Charles Alexander Cameron
- The hostess must also, of course, direct the nutrimental as well as the conversational process of the feast.
- Extract from : « Missy » by Dana Gatlin
- Thus a portion of the elements of manure and nutrimental matter passes into the living bodies without being entirely subdued.
- Extract from : « The American Reformed Cattle Doctor » by George Dadd
Synonyms for nutrimental
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