Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun In physiology, healthy nutrition.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun (Med.) Healthy nutrition; soundless as regards the nutritive functions.

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  • noun medicine healthy nutrition
  • noun geography the quality of being rich in minerals and nutrients

Etymologies

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eu- + -trophy

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    April 16, 2008

  • from dictionary.com:

    –noun

    1. in Medicine: healthy or adequate nutrition or development.

    2. in Ecology: the state of being eutrophic.

    (Origin: 1715–25; < Gk eutrophía. See eu-, tropho-, -y3)

    April 18, 2008