nutritive

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  • The water so held by plants has no nutritive value above ordinary water. Cited from Dry-Farming, by John A. Widtsoe
  • It is very low in price but its nutritive value is very high. Cited from The Foundations of Japan, by J.W. Robertson Scott
  • Then, for tears are of no nutritive value, she held out her hand again. Cited from The Frontiersmen, by Charles Egbert Craddock
  • They manufacture much more nutritive material than they need, and live far below their income. Cited from The Outline of Science, Vol. 1 (of 4), by J. Arthur Thomson
  • Why may two foods of the same general character give different results when used for nutritive purposes? Cited from Human Foods and Their Nutritive Value, by Harry Snyder
  • But the angel cannot change the nutritive power, nor other natural forms. Cited from Summa Theologica, Part I (Prima Pars), by Thomas Aquinas
  • Most fish contains more water than does beef, hence it has not as high a nutritive value. Cited from School and Home Cooking, by Carlotta C. Greer
  • The first is that the nutritive soul belongs to all naturally living things.
  • Nothing, therefore, would be added to living bodies by their nutritive power, if their food were not changed into their true nature. Cited from Summa Theologica, Part I (Prima Pars), by Thomas Aquinas
  • It is, therefore, of much nutritive value, especially when taken with milk and sugar. Cited from Hygienic Physiology, by Joel Dorman Steele
  • It contains all the different kinds of nutritive materials that the body requires. Cited from Public School Domestic Science, by Mrs. J. Hoodless
  • The brain would soon wear out did not the nutritive functions constantly make good the waste. Cited from People's Common Sense Medical Adviser in Plain English, by R.V. Pierce
  • And so it is with all the other operations of the nutritive and sensitive parts. Cited from Summa Theologica, Part I (Prima Pars), by Thomas Aquinas
  • No cow can give much milk when the feed is hardly nutritive enough to keep her alive. Cited from One Thousand Questions in California Agriculture
  • When added to food poor in proteid they improve its nutritive quality. Cited from The Chemistry of Food and Nutrition, by A. W. Duncan
  • They are a heavy tax upon the digestive powers and their nutritive value is low. Cited from How to Use Your Mind, by Harry D. Kitson
  • There is no difference between yellow and white corn meal so far as nutritive value is concerned. Cited from Human Foods and Their Nutritive Value, by Harry Snyder
  • This nutritive concentration in nuts places them in a unique position among our natural food products. Cited from Northern Nut Growers Association, Tenth Annual Meeting, by Various
  • For the nutritive cells die when they have brought the reproductive cells to their full development. Cited from The Whence and the Whither of Man, by John Mason Tyler
  • It signifies the course by which nutritive material, or food, is built up into living matter. Cited from Valere Aude, by Louis Dechmann
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