Nutriment

Antonyms of NUTRIMENT

Examples of usage:

  1. What is now a part of the surface will presently be drawn, along with the atom of nutriment sticking to it, into the centre of the mass. "Essays: Scientific, Political, & Speculative, Vol. I" by Herbert Spencer
  2. The purpose of the attachment is twofold, namely, to anchor the ovum, and to arrange channels by which, on the one hand, nutriment may reach the embryo, and, on the other, its waste products may return to the mother. "The Prospective Mother A Handbook for Women During Pregnancy" by J. Morris Slemons
  3. In the kind of provisions proper to be employed in such enterprises- a very important consideration, where almost the whole difficulty may be said to resolve itself into a question of weight- I am not aware that any improvement could be made upon that with which we were furnished; for I know of none which appears to contain so much nutriment in so small a weight and compass. "Three Voyages for the Discovery of a Northwest Passage from the Atlantic to the Pacific, and Narrative of an Attempt to Reach the North Pole, Volume 2 (of 2)" by Sir William Edward Parry
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