Synonyms

1. malnutrition

noun. ['ˌmælnuːˈtrɪʃən'] a state of poor nutrition; can result from insufficient or excessive or unbalanced diet or from inability to absorb foods.

Synonyms

  • avitaminosis
  • marasmus
  • hypovitaminosis
  • kwashiorkor

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How do you pronounce malnutrition?

Pronounce malnutrition as ˌmælnuˈtrɪʃən.

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Example sentences of the word malnutrition


1. Noun, singular or mass
Eating less food than your body needs results in malnutrition.

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