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malnourishment

mal·nour·ish·ment

malnourishment

 
pronunciation:
mael nuhr ihsh mnt
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part of speech: noun
definition: the lack of enough or appropriate nourishment; malnutrition.
Food was scarce during the war, and many children suffered from malnourishment.
synonyms:
malnutrition
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