minimum daily requirements


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minimum daily requirements

The amount of a particular macronutrients (essential fats, proteins, carbohydrates) or micronutrients (vitamins, minerals) needed each day by a person with no special metabolic needs.

minimum daily requirements

Nutrition The amount of a particular macronutrient–essential fats, proteins, carbohydrates, or micronutrients–vitamins, minerals, needed by a person/day in absence of special metabolic needs

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MDR

The quantity of vitamins and minerals needed in the diet to prevent symptoms of deficiency.
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