nutritious


nutritious
/nooh trish"euhs, nyooh-/, adj.
providing nourishment, esp. to a high degree; nourishing; healthful: a good, nutritious meal.
[1655-65; < L nutritius that suckles, nourishes, var. of nutricius, equiv. to nutrici- (s. of nutrix) nurse (see NURSE) + -us adj. suffix (see -OUS)]

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Universalium. 2010.

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