Definition of undernourished adjective from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    undernourished

     adjective
    adjective
    NAmE//ˌʌndərˈnərɪʃt//
     
     
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  1. 1in bad health because of a lack of food or a lack of the right type of food synonym malnourished
  2. 2 severely undernourished children
undernourishment
 
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NAmE//ˌʌndərˈnərɪʃmənt//
 
noun [uncountable]
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