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something permitted or allowed.
recommended daily allowance term popularly used as a synonym for recommended dietary allowance.
recommended dietary allowance (RDA) the amount of nutrient and calorie intake per day considered necessary for maintenance of good health, calculated for males and females of various ages and recommended by the Food and Nutrition Board of the National Research Council. See Appendices 4 and 5. Popularly called recommended daily allowance.
Abbreviation for recommended daily allowance.
1. recommended daily allowance
2. recommended dietary allowance
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Abbreviation for recommended dietary allowance.
RDAAbbrev. for recommended daily allowance. The daily intake of a particular nutrient considered adequate to maintain health. RDAs are decided upon by various official nutritional committees and tend to be diverse in detail.
Recommended Dietary Allowance (RDA)
The Recommended Dietary Allowances (RDAs) are quantities of nutrients in the diet that are required to maintain good health in people. RDAs are established by the Food and Nutrition Board of the National Academy of Sciences, and may be revised every few years. A separate RDA value exists for each nutrient. The RDA values refer to the amount of nutrient expected to maintain good health in people. The actual amounts of each nutrient required to maintain good health in specific individuals differ from person to person.
RDArecommended daily allowance
n.pr See recommended dietary allowance.
Abbreviation for relative dentin abrasivity index.
n.pr an abbreviation for the Recommended Dietary Allowances of the Food and Nutrition Board of the National Research Council.
recommended daily (nutritional) allowance.