Entry from British & World English dictionary
Definition of nutrify in English:
verb (nutrifies, nutrifying, nutrified)[with object] rare
Provide with nutrients; nourish: burrowing crabs oxygenate and nutrify the peaty substrate
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- Other herbal oils may be used to either cleanse or nutrify the skin.
- The need for research leading to an effective way to nutrify a universal food vehicle with iron is obvious.
- Put it into a vessel containing some soap suds; this will nutrify the roots, and keep the flowers bright as new.
Late 15th century: from Latin nutrire 'nourish'.
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