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  Definition of food
  1. any substance that can be metabolized by an organism to give energy and build tissue
  2. anything that provides mental stimulus for thinking
  3. any solid substance (as opposed to liquid) that is used as a source of nourishment; "food and drink"
Similar Words: nutrient, food for thought, intellectual nourishment

 

Hyponyms: yolk, vitellus, comfort food, comestible, edible, eatable, pabulum, victual, victuals, fare, foodstuff, food product, nutriment, nourishment, nutrition, sustenance, aliment, alimentation, commissariat, provisions, provender, viands, feed, miraculous food, manna, manna from heaven, beverage, drink, drinkable, potable, water, soul food, chyme, leftovers, fresh food, fresh foods, convenience food, chocolate, baked goods, meat, pasta, alimentary paste, health food, junk food, breakfast food, produce, green goods, green groceries, garden truck, coconut, coconut meat, dika bread, fish, seafood, butter, yogurt, yoghurt, yoghourt, cheese

 

Part Meronyms: nutrient

 

Derivational Morphology: nutrify, aliment, nourish

 

Anagrams: doff

 

Language Translations:
Albanian: ushqim   Arabic: أکل  
Breton: boued   Catalan: menjar  
Chinese: 食物   Croatian: jelo  
Danish: mad   Dutch: voedsel  
Esperanto: manĝaĵo   Finnish: ruoka  
French: nourriture   Frisian: fiedsel  
German: Nahrung   Greek: τροφή  
Hebrew: אכל   Hindi: भोजन  
Hungarian: étel   Icelandic: matur  
Ido: manjajo   Indonesian: makan  
Interlingua: alimento   Irish: bia  
Italian: cibo   Japanese: 食べ物  
Korean: 음식   Latin: cibus  
Latvian: pārtika   Lithuanian: maistas  
Malayalam: ആഹാരം   Norwegian: mat  
Polish: jedzenie   Portuguese: comida  
Romanian: aliment   Russian: еда  
Slovak: jedlo   Slovene: hrana  
Spanish: alimento   Swahili: chakula  
Swedish: mat   Telugu: ఆహారం  
 
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