Synonyms for (noun) nutrition

Synonyms: nutrition

Definition: the scientific study of food and drink (especially in humans)

Similar words: science, scientific discipline

Definition: a particular branch of scientific knowledge

Usage: the science of genetics


Synonyms: victuals, aliment, alimentation, nourishment, nutriment, nutrition, sustenance

Definition: a source of materials to nourish the body

Similar words: nutrient, food

Definition: any substance that can be metabolized by an animal to give energy and build tissue


Synonyms: nutrition

Definition: (physiology) the organic process of nourishing or being nourished; the processes by which an organism assimilates food and uses it for growth and maintenance

Similar words: organic process, biological process

Definition: a process occurring in living organisms