- Malnutrition is defined as poor health as the result of not digesting enough nutritious food.
An example of a case of malnutrition is a family starving because they cannot afford any food.
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malnutrition - Cultural Definition
Inadequate nutrition caused by the lack of a balanced diet or by disorders of the digestive system in which the nutrients from food cannot be absorbed properly.
malnutrition - Medical Definition
malnutrition - Science Definition
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