nourishment noun definition in Healthy eating habits topic from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

nourishment

 noun: Healthy eating habits topic
food that is needed to stay alive, grow and stay healthy Can plants obtain adequate nourishment from such poor soil? (figurative) As a child, she was starved of intellectual nourishment. These seeds can be a great source of nourishment to birds in winter. lack of adequate nourishment You need natural, fresh food with lots of nourishment.