meaning of Alimentary

Alimentary meaning in General Dictionary

regarding aliment or meals or even to the big event of nutrition naturally healthy alimental as alimentary substances

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  • of or offering nutrition
  • related to aliment or meals, or to the event of nourishment; naturally healthy; alimental; since, alimentary substances.

Alimentary meaning in Medical Dictionary

Concerning food, nutrition, plus the body organs of digestion. From the Latin alimentum definition nourishment.


Alimentary meaning in Etymology Dictionary

1610s, from Medieval Latin alimentarius "pertaining to meals," from Latin alimentum "nourishment," from alere "to nourish, rear, assistance, preserve," from PIE root *al- "to develop, nourish" (see old).


Alimentary meaning in General Dictionary

(a.) regarding aliment or meals, or even the big event of diet; nutritionally beneficial; alimental; since, alimentary substances.


Sentence Examples with the word Alimentary

Ranarum is found in the alimentary canal of the frog and growing on its excrement.

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