food food  /ˈfud/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) any substance that can be metabolized by an animal to give energy and build tissue
  2. (n) any solid substance (as opposed to liquid) that is used as a source of nourishment
  3. (n) anything that provides mental stimulus for thinking

Usage(s):

  1. Dehydrated foods aren't complete meals, but staple goods like cheese and eggs, so you'll need to prepare them.
  2. PTI's Jeremy Caplan selects nine fantastic food web sites.
  3. As world food prices soar, leaving millions unable to afford staples they lived on just one year ago, the stopgap measure against extreme hunger also finds itself short of food.

News

  1. Food Bank Launches Emergency "Lost Meals" Campaign To Stop Massive Food Stamps Cuts in Farm Bill

    NEW YORK, June 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Food Bank For New York City today announced the launch of an emergency "Lost Meals" guerilla marketing and digital media campaign to stop massive cuts ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

  2. Food & Spirits Festival features Fabio Viviani

    Lancaster Newspaper's 3rd Annual Food & Spirits Festival will take place Sunday, July 21, from 2 to 6 p.m. at the Lancaster County Convention Center. The event showcases local restaurants, food vendors, vineyards, microbreweries, distilleries and retailers. In addition to the cooking demonstrati...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Lancaster Online

  3. Food Challenge seeks to recycle unused food, not waste it

    RENO -- A national Food Challenge to change the way people think about managing food and food waste is underway, but one local bakery is already implementing a food recycling program throughout our community.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: FOX 11 Reno

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Quotes

  1. The president said it's "important for consumers who need to know that their food is safe, but it's also important for the fishermen and processors, who need to be able to sell their products with confidence. So, let me be clear: Seafood from the...
    on Jun 15, 2010 By: Barack Obama Source: ABC News (blog)

  2. "The Pakistani authorities have requested discussions with the IMF on an economic program supported by financial assistance from the fund to meet the balance of payments difficulties the country is experiencing as a result of high food and fuel...
    on Oct 22, 2008 By: Dominique Strauss-Kahn Source: AFP

  3. "Amid many crises - food, energy, recession and pandemic flu, hitting all at once - the world looks to us for answers," Ban told the 192-nation assembly.
    on Sep 23, 2009 By: Ban Ki-moon Source: Aljazeera.net

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