Definition of micronutrient in English:
A chemical element or substance required in trace amounts for the normal growth and development of living organisms.
- However, what are known as micronutrients - vitamins and trace elements - can poison if taken in excessive quantities.
- The third group of essential elements are called micronutrients because they are required by the plant in small amounts.
- The dietary intake of carbohydrate, protein, lipids, micronutrients and phytochemicals will change based on the dietetic habits of the population.
Definition of micronutrient in:
- British & World English dictionary
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.
Most popular in the US
Most popular in the UK
Most popular in Canada
Most popular in Australia
Most popular in Spain
Most popular in Malaysia
Most popular in India
Most popular in Pakistan