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malnourishment

Word Origin and History for malnourishment
malnourishment
1932, see mal- + nourishment.
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malnourishment in Medicine

malnourishment mal·nour·ish·ment (māl-nûr'ĭsh-mənt, -nŭr'-)
n.
Malnutrition.

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