alimentative

alimentative

[al-uh-men-tuh-tiv]
adjective
nourishing; nutritive.

Origin:
1880–85; aliment + -ative

alimentatively, adverb
alimentativeness, noun
unalimentative, adjective
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alimentation (ˌælɪmɛnˈteɪʃən)
 
n
1.  nourishment
2.  sustenance; support
 
ali'mentative
 
adj

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