Definition of Nutritive. Meaning of Nutritive. Synonyms of Nutritive

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Definition of Nutritive

Nutritive
Nutritive Nu"tri*tive, a. [Cf. F. nutritif.] Of or pertaining to nutrition; as, the nutritive functions; having the quality of nourishing; nutritious; nutrimental; alimental; as, nutritive food or berries. Nutritive plasma. (Biol.) See Idioplasma. Nutritive polyp (Zo["o]l.), any one of the zooids of a compound hydroid, or coral, which has a mouth and digestive cavity. -- Nu"tri*tive*ly, adv. -- Nu"tri*tive*ness, n.

Meaning of Nutritive from wikipedia

- Nutrition is the biochemical and physiological process by which an organism uses food to support its life. It provides organisms with nutrients, which...
- A nutrient is a substance used by an organism to survive, grow, and reproduce. The requirement for dietary nutrient intake applies to animals, plants,...
- food energy than sugar-based sweeteners, making it a zero-calorie (non-nutritive) or low-calorie sweetener. Artificial sweeteners may be derived through...
- Nutritional value or nutritive value as part of food quality is the measure of a well-balanced ratio of the essential nutrients carbohydrates, fat, protein...
- such as germination, cooking, fermentation, and malting increase the nutritive quality of plant foods through reducing certain antinutrients such as...
- Sonchus oleraceus is a species of flowering plant in the tribe Cichorieae of the family Asteraceae, native to Europe and Western Asia. It has many common...
- Double skin milk (Chinese: 雙皮奶; Jyutping: soeng1 pei4 naai5) is a Cantonese dessert made of milk, egg whites, and sugar. It was first invented in Shunde...
- fertilization and before the first division of the zygote. Endosperm is a highly nutritive tissue that can provide food for the developing embryo, the cotyledons...
- spongioplasm and hyaloplasm, often called the formative yolk; and the nutritive yolk or deutoplasm, made of rounded granules of fatty and albuminoid substances...
- thoughts" can be categorized as follows: physical (thoughts produced by the nutritive, ****ual, and acquisitive appetites) emotional (thoughts produced by depressive...