Alimental
Alimental Al`i*men"tal, a. Supplying food; having the quality of nourishing; furnishing the materials for natural growth; as, alimental sap. [1913 Webster]

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  • alimental — alimental. adj. Que sirve para alimentar. * * * ► adjetivo Que sirve para alimentar …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • alimental — adj. Que sirve para alimentar …   Diccionario de la lengua española

  • alimental — See aliment. * * * …   Universalium

  • alimental — adj. of or furnishing nourishment; supplying food; possessing the quality of nourishing …   English contemporary dictionary

  • alimental — al·i·men·tal …   English syllables

  • alimental — adjective of or providing nourishment good nourishing stew • Syn: ↑alimentary, ↑nourishing, ↑nutrient, ↑nutritious, ↑nutritive • Similar to: ↑wholesome …   Useful english dictionary

  • aliment — alimental, adj. alimentally, adv. n. /al euh meuhnt/; v. /al euh ment /, n. 1. that which nourishes; nutriment; food. 2. that which sustains; means of support. v.t. 3. to sustain; support. [1470 80; < L alimentum, equiv. to al(ere) to feed + …   Universalium

  • Alimentary — Al i*men ta*ry, a. [L. alimentarius, fr. alimentum: cf. F. alimentaire.] Pertaining to aliment or food, or to the function of nutrition; nutritious; alimental; as, alimentary substances. [1913 Webster] {Alimentary canal}, the entire channel,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Alimentary canal — Alimentary Al i*men ta*ry, a. [L. alimentarius, fr. alimentum: cf. F. alimentaire.] Pertaining to aliment or food, or to the function of nutrition; nutritious; alimental; as, alimentary substances. [1913 Webster] {Alimentary canal}, the entire… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Nutritious — Nu*tri tious, a. [L. nutricius, nutritius, from nutrix, icis, a nurse, nutrire to nourish. See {Nurse}, {Nourish}.] Nourishing; promoting growth, or preventing decay; alimental. {Nu*tri tious*ly}, adv. {Nu*tri tious*ness}, n. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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