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food value

  
     ( food values    plural  ) The food value of a particular food is a measure of how good it is for you, based on its level of vitamins, minerals, or calories.      n-var  
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food     ( foods    plural  )
1       n-mass   Food is what people and animals eat.  
Enjoy your food., ...supplies of food and water., ...emergency food aid., ...frozen foods.     
    convenience food  
    fast food  
    health food  
    junk food  
    wholefood  
2    If you are off your food, you do not want to eat, usually because you are ill.  
be off your food      phrase   v-link PHR  
It's not like you to be off your food.     
3    If you give someone food for thought, you make them think carefully about something.  
food for thought      phrase   usu PHR after v  
Lord Fraser's speech offers much food for thought...     


convenience food     
Convenience food is frozen, dried, or canned food that can be heated and prepared very quickly and easily.      n-uncount  
I rely too much on convenience food.     
fast food     
Fast food is hot food, such as hamburgers and chips, that you obtain from particular types of restaurant, and which is served quickly after you order it.      n-uncount   oft n N  
James works as assistant chef at a fast food restaurant...     
food chain        ( food chains    plural  ) Thefood chain is a series of living things which are linked to each other because each thing feeds on the one next to it in the series.      n-count   usu sing  
The whole food chain is affected by the over use of chemicals in agriculture.     
food mixer        ( food mixers    plural  ) , food-mixer   A food mixer is a piece of electrical equipment that is used to mix food such as cake mixture.      n-count  
food poisoning     
If you get food poisoning, you become ill because you have eaten food that has gone bad.      n-uncount  
food processor        ( food processors    plural  ) A food processor is a piece of electrical equipment that is used to mix, chop, or beat food, or to make it into a liquid.      n-count  
food stamp        ( food stamps    plural  ) In the United States, food stamps are official vouchers that are given to people with low incomes to be exchanged for food.      n-count   usu pl  
food value        ( food values    plural  ) The food value of a particular food is a measure of how good it is for you, based on its level of vitamins, minerals, or calories.      n-var  
health food        ( health foods    plural  ) Health foods are natural foods without artificial ingredients which people buy because they consider them to be good for them.      n-mass   oft N n  
junk food        ( junk foods    plural  ) If you refer to food as junk food, you mean that it is quick and easy to prepare but is not good for your health.      n-mass  
soul food     
Soul food is used to refer to the kind of food, for example corn bread, ham, and greens, that was popular with black Americans in the southern United States and is considered typical of them.  
  (mainly AM)      n-uncount  

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food

  
1    aliment, board, bread, chow     (informal)   comestibles, commons, cooking, cuisine, diet, eatables     (slang)   eats     (slang)   edibles, fare, feed, foodstuffs, grub     (slang)   larder, meat, menu, nosebag     (slang)   nosh     (slang)   nourishment, nutriment, nutrition, pabulum     (rare)   provender, provisions, rations, refreshment, scoff     (slang)   stores, subsistence, survival rations, sustenance, table, tack     (informal)   tuck     (informal)   tucker     (Austral. & N.Z. informal)   viands, victuals, vittles     (obsolete or dialect)  
2      (Cattle, etc.)   feed, fodder, forage, provender  
    meal  
    eat  

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n.
monetary or non-monetary worth given to virtual assets or contents
[Tech.]
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restaurant; bar, pub, cafe that serves also food
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monetary and ethical value of digital assets
[Tech.]
exp.
not matter; have no value or effect; be useless
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someone who is picky about food, doesn't want to try new foods
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(Abbreviation) World Food Programme is the world's largest humanitarian agency fighting hunger. WFP is part of the United Nations system and is voluntarily funded.
WFP is funded entirely by voluntary donations. wfp.org
n.
A specific technical worksheet tool with performer's requirements. Excellent start of negotiations between performers, managers and contractors. (These requirements might include sound and light conditions for the show, food lodging and transportation of artistic talents)
n.
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n.
to eat large amount of food, doe to extreme hunger
n.
The practice of restricting the amount of food a person eats (self-imposed starvation seen with anorexia nervosa) in order to consume greater amounts of alcohol or of purging (as seen with bulimia nervosa) to try to reduce caloric intake to offset the calories consumed in alcohol.
[Med.] "Drunkorexic" behaviors most often stem from the fear of weight gain from alcohol.
n.
1. a package containing food, clothes or other items that the receiver has difficulties in procuring by himself; 2. a package containing small gifts for close persons
exp.
The transference of virtual assets and value stored on web possible to be distributed upon user’s death.
[Tech.]
exp.
A set of online digital assets or virtual value that may be left to another person in a will.
[Tech.]
exp.
Multitude user’s interfaces which connect to the online value of an individual on internet.
[Tech.]
exp.
A set of one’s web assets, created with the intention of facilitating the transference of online assets and value upon ones death.
[Tech.]
exp.
A set of virtual assets or virtual value in cyberspace that may be left to another in a will.
[Tech.]
exp.
A set of virtual assets or value in cyberspace left behind after one’s death fall on legal successors as right.
[Tech.]
n.
the act of transferring virtual content or value on the Internet to a specific destination
[Tech.]
exp.
User’s online presence that hold the potential to be the key to ones online identity, value and worth.
[Tech.]
o.
Online or digital asset or value in cyberspace is simply call virtual property.
[Tech.];[Leg.] online digital assets
exp.
virtual electronic assets, value or obligations bequeathed to a person after its former owner's death
[Tech.];[US];[Internet] value or obligations in cyberspace transitable upon the death of an individual
exp.
A set of collection of one’s internet assets or value gathered in order to assist transfer of online rights.
[Tech.]
n.
a broad difference in values and attitudes between one and another especially between parents and their children
n.
lives humanitarian values, may believe in a God or not.

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