Definition of Micronutrients

1. Noun. (plural of micronutrient) ¹



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Definition of Micronutrients

1. micronutrient [n] - See also: micronutrient

Medical Definition of Micronutrients

1. Essential dietary elements required only in small quantities. They are present in the body in amounts less than .005% of body weight. (12 Dec 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Micronutrients

micronodule
micronodules
micronometer
micronometers
micronozzle
micronozzles
microns
micronuclear
micronucleated
micronuclei
micronucleus
micronucleus tests
micronuke
micronukes
micronutrient
micronutrients (current term)
micronychia
micronystagmus
microohm
microohms
microomist
microomy
microoperation
microoperations
microorganism
microorganisms
microoxygenation
micropalaeontologic
micropalaeontologist
micropalaeontologists

Literary usage of Micronutrients

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1. Reviews in Environmental Health (1998): Toxicological Defense Mechanics edited by Gary E. R. Hook, George W. Lucier (2000)
"We have chosen to separate the effect of micronutrients on toxic metals into three classes: interaction between essential micronutrients and toxic metals ..."

2. Flue-Cured Tobacco: The Complete Handbook by DIANE Publishing Company (1994)
"Minor Nutrients (micronutrients) The soil test report for tobacco will show a $ symbol in the "Suggested Treatment" block for copper (Cu) and zinc (Zn), ..."

3. Can Food-based Strategies Help Reduce Vitamin A and Iron Deficiencies?: A by Marie T. Ruel (2001)
"... Chapter 4 Strategies to Increase the Unavailability of micronutrients, with Emphasis on Nonheme Iron "V ..."

4. Nutrient Composition of Rations for Short-term, High-intensity Combat Operations by Fnb, Institute of Medicine (U. S.), High-stress Situations, Committee on Military Nutrition Research, National Academy of Sciences (2005)
"micronutrients Electrolytes may be supplemented as candy, gels, ... It is assumed that all other required micronutrients, however, are provided within the ..."

5. Sustainable Agriculture in Print: Current Books edited by Barry Leonard (1997)
"... foliar spray fertilization is the most efficient and economical way to apply micronutrients; fertility management is essential to insect control. ..."

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