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nourish

(nûr′ĭsh)
tr.v. nour·ished, nour·ishing, nour·ishes
To provide with food or other substances necessary for life and growth; feed.

nour′ish·er n.

nourish

[nur′ish]
Etymology: L, nutrire, to suckle
to furnish the essential foods or nutrients for maintaining life.
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