nutrition

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study of plant nutrition and growth especially as a way to increase crop yield agrobiology
nutrition related alimentary
digestion, concerning food, nutrition, or alimentary
polyunsaturated fatty acid with 18 carbon atoms; the only omega-3 fatty acid found in vegetable products; it is most abundant in canola oil; a fatty acid essential for nutrition alpha-linolenic acid
bitter tasting amino acid found in proteins and necessary for nutrition; its absence from the diet leads to a reduced production of spermatozoa arginine
hard ferromagnetic silver-white bivalent or trivalent metallic element; a trace element in plant and animal nutrition atomic number 27 , Co , cobalt
method that prepares a mother for natural childbirth by providing education and exercises and nutrition and techniques of breathing and relaxation (with the assistance of the father) Bradley method , Bradley method of childbirth
specialist in the study of nutrition dietician , dietitian , nutritionist
nutrition, defective dystrophy
any degenerative disorder resulting from inadequate or faulty nutrition dystrophy
calories without nutrition empty calories
organism that depends on complex organic substances for nutrition heterotroph
white crystalline amino acid occurring in proteins that is essential for nutrition; obtained by the hydrolysis of most dietary proteins leucine
liquid polyunsaturated fatty acid abundant in plant fats and oils; a fatty acid essential for nutrition; used to make soap linoleic acid , linolic acid
lack of proper nutrition malnutrition
state of poor nutrition; can result from insufficient or excessive or unbalanced diet or from inability to absorb foods malnutrition
crystalline amino acid containing sulfur; found in most proteins and essential for nutrition methionine
lack of a mineral micronutrient that is essential for normal nutrition or metabolism mineral deficiency
nutrition and diet, science of sitology
colorless crystalline amino acid found in protein; occurs in the hydrolysates of certain proteins; an essential component of human nutrition threonine
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