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Nutrient

Nu´tri`ent
a.1.Nutritious; nourishing; promoting growth.
n.1.Any substance which has nutritious qualities, i. e., which nourishes or promotes growth; a nutriment.
2.(Microbiology) A substance added to the growth medium of a microorganism to promote growth.
Noun1.nutrient - any substance that can be metabolized by an organism to give energy and build tissue
Synonyms: food
Adj.1.nutrient - of or providing nourishment; "good nourishing stew"
alimental, alimentary, nourishing, nutritious, nutritive, wholesome
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