Definition of food value in English:

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food value

Pronunciation: /fo͞od ˈvalyo͞o/

noun

The nutritional value of a foodstuff.
Example sentences
  • Already I could tell the difference in food value between a green grape and a purple one, between a Twinkie and a Snowball.
  • Once a patch has been discovered, it is exploited by on average 1.58 individuals, for 8.40 s, during which time 59.13% of its food value is consumed.
  • It was often enlivened, both for flavour and food value, with green herbs such as daisy, tansy, dandelion, nettles, kale, etc.

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Syllabification: food val·ue

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