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The conversion of nutriment of any sort into oil of the quality already mentioned appears to be a process so inseparable from the constitution of this exemplary vessel that in beginning to eat and drink, he may be described as always becoming a kind of considerable oil mills or other large factory for the production of that article on a wholesale scale.
These several dispositions were not long in making, and the little group was soon seated about a repast which, though it might want the elegancies to which the bride of Middleton had been accustomed, was not deficient in the more important requisites of savour and nutriment.
All the facts of the animal economy, sex, nutriment, gestation, birth, growth, are symbols of the passage of the world into the soul of man, to suffer there a change and reappear a new and higher fact.
Women are urged to fight "greedy LONGINGS for things that are contrary to nutriments such as coals, rubbish, chalk, hob-nails, leather, man's flesh and horse flesh".
Ces produits, pauvres en calcium et en proteines, n'apportent pas les bons nutriments requis pour etre en bonne sante, et notamment pour les enfants.
Les tanins jouent un role important dans l'absorption des nutriments mais aussi dans la prevention de certaines maladies comme l'hypertension et cancers.
While luminal cells secrete water and nutriments to produce the milk during lactation, the basal cells, through their contraction, guide the circulation of the milk throughout the ductal tree.
As people cannot get all the vital nutriments their body needs through food alone, this is where Folicium comes in.
Il est important de savoir que les besoins energetiques et en nutriments sont augmentes pendant la grossesse.
Some good downpours will help to wet the ground thoroughly so that roots can start to pick up nutriments from below, with which to feed the new plants.
Pour le ministere du Commerce, l'etiquetage nutritionnel des denrees alimentaires comprend toutes les informations apposees sur l'emballage d'un produit et relatives a son contenu en energie et en nutriments.
Ce document decrit les recommandations actuelles en matiere d'apport en energie, en nutriments et en liquides pour les adultes actifs et les athletes de competition.