nonnutritive


nonnutritive
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  • nonnutritive — non·nu·tri·tive n(y)ü trət iv adj not relating to or providing nutrition <nonnutritive sweeteners> …   Medical dictionary

  • nonnutritive — adj.; nonnutritively, adv.; nonnutritiveness, n. * * * …   Universalium

  • nonnutritive — adjective Not nutritive …   Wiktionary

  • nonnutritive — adj.; nonnutritively, adv.; nonnutritiveness, n …   Useful english dictionary

  • Nonnutritive sweeteners — ▪ Table Nonnutritive sweeteners chemical compound relative sweetness (sucrose = 1) temperature and pH stability aftertaste acesulfame K 130–200 yes bitter aspartame 150–200 no* none cyclamates 30–80 yes bitter, salty saccharin 200–700 yes bitter …   Universalium

  • food additive — additive (def. 4). * * * ▪ food processing Introduction       any of various chemical substances added to foods to produce specific desirable effects. Additives such as salt, spices, and sulfites have been used since ancient times to preserve… …   Universalium

  • sweetener — /sweet n euhr/, n. 1. something that sweetens, as sugar or a low calorie synthetic product used instead of sugar. 2. an added inducement: such sweeteners as tax breaks and low cost loans. [1640 50; SWEETEN + ER1] * * * ▪ food       any of various …   Universalium

  • Digest — Di*gest , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Digested}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Digesting}.] [L. digestus, p. p. of digerere to separate, arrange, dissolve, digest; di = dis + gerere to bear, carry, wear. See {Jest}.] 1. To distribute or arrange methodically; to work …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Digested — Digest Di*gest , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Digested}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Digesting}.] [L. digestus, p. p. of digerere to separate, arrange, dissolve, digest; di = dis + gerere to bear, carry, wear. See {Jest}.] 1. To distribute or arrange methodically;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Digesting — Digest Di*gest , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Digested}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Digesting}.] [L. digestus, p. p. of digerere to separate, arrange, dissolve, digest; di = dis + gerere to bear, carry, wear. See {Jest}.] 1. To distribute or arrange methodically;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English