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nutrient is a topic covered in the Taber's Medical Dictionary.

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(noo′trē-ĕnt )

[L. nutrient-, feeding, suckling, nourishing]

1. Providing nourishment. Any substance that nourishes the body. Essential nutrients are those that the body either cannot synthesize or cannot synthesize in amounts sufficient to meet needs. Nutrients can be subdivided into the macronutrients (protein, carbohydrate, and fat), the micronutrients (including vitamins and minerals), and water.

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Venes, Donald, editor. "Nutrient." Taber's Medical Dictionary, 23rd ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2017. Nursing Central, nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/737082/all/immune_modulating_nutrient.
Nutrient. In: Venes D, ed. Taber's Medical Dictionary. 23rd ed. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/737082/all/immune_modulating_nutrient. Accessed June 27, 2019.
Nutrient. (2017). In Venes, D. (Ed.), Taber's Medical Dictionary. Available from https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/737082/all/immune_modulating_nutrient
Nutrient [Internet]. In: Venes D, editors. Taber's Medical Dictionary. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. [cited 2019 June 27]. Available from: https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/737082/all/immune_modulating_nutrient.
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