What does the word nutriment mean?

  • Nourishment.

  • That which nourishes; food in its widest sense.

Usage examples for nutriment

  1. What is now a part of the surface will presently be drawn, along with the atom of nutriment sticking to it, into the centre of the mass. – Essays: Scientific, Political, & Speculative, Vol. I by Herbert Spencer
  2. In this manner roots will find out spots of rich nutriment. – The Birth-Time of the World and Other Scientific Essays by J. (John) Joly

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