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Synonyms for nutrient

providing nourishment

Synonyms for nutrient

any substance (such as a chemical element or inorganic compound) that can be taken in by a green plant and used in organic synthesis

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of or providing nourishment

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A full log of its water and nutrient requirements is also kept.
Some nutritional systems, such as National Research Councils (NRC), Agricultural Research Councils (ARC) and Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization (CSIRO) have reported studies on nutrient requirements and dietary utilization, in order to give recommendations for different breeds under different management conditions and diverse production of meat, milk, fiber.
The study found extensive micronutrient additions at levels often well in excess of nutrient requirements.
By understanding species specific nutrient requirements better than anyone else, we are able to consistently deliver improved solutions to our customers, said Henk Enting, poultry technology director for Cargill s animal nutrition business.
In the introduction to Vegan for Her, author Virginia (Ginny) Messina says, "I wrote this book for vegan women because women's nutrient requirements and health concerns are unique.
Recommended Dietary Allowance (RDA) is the average daily level of intake sufficient to meet the nutrient requirements of nearly all (97 percent to 98 percent) healthy individuals.
Also, a medical food must be intended for a patient who has a limited or impaired capacity to ingest, digest, absorb or metabolize ordinary foodstuffs or certain nutrients, or who has other special medically determined nutrient requirements, the dietary management of which cannot be achieved by modification of the normal diet alone.
READY for the upcoming fashion week is health brand Missisippy that promises to restock your nutrient requirements while you strut about from one show to the other.
Because of pregnancies and breastfeeding, women have additional nutrient requirements, she added.
Manure applications can help a farmer meet soil nutrient requirements, but it's more expensive to apply it every year because of the costs of labor, equipment, and fuel," Gilley says.
Filling all the nutrient requirements, camel milk is also consumed raw as its unpasteurised," he added, pointing out that it is therefore not heat-treated to kill the organisms found in it.
In their research they designed nutrient rich meal plans in order to meet nutrient requirements without excess calories.
Other topics include proteins and amino acids, water, models for estimating nutrient requirements of swine, food contaminants, the digestibility of nutrients and energy, and nutrient requirements tables.
Nutritional status tends to decline and nutrient requirements tend to increase with advancing age.
1995) and nutrient requirements for pregnant or lactating laboratory rats (National Research Council, 1995) are provided for comparison.