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alimentative

[al-uh-men-tuh-tiv] /ˌæl əˈmɛn tə tɪv/
adjective
1.
nourishing; nutritive.
Origin
1880-1885
1880-85; aliment + -ative
Related forms
alimentatively, adverb
alimentativeness, noun
unalimentative, adjective
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