undernourish

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undernourish (ˌʌndəˈnʌrɪʃ)
 
vb
(tr; usually passive) to deprive of or fail to provide with nutrients essential for health and growth
 
under'nourishment
 
n

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undernourish

verb
provide with insufficient quality or quantity of nourishment; "The stunted growth of these children shows that they are undernourished" 
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