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undernourished

uhn der nu risht

  • v  provide with insufficient quality or quantity of nourishment
    The stunted growth of these children shows that they are undernourished
  • s  not getting adequate food
    badly undernourished

  • Some scientists theorize that children who are undernourished in the womb, which was not uncommon throughout much of Asia until recently, might develop unusually high levels of .
  • In fact, Jumper is so lame undernourished in its characterizations, stillborn in its action scenes that it inevitably leads the idled mind to wondering how this movie got .
  • The Christine Hakim Foundation supplies milk for 600 undernourished West Javanese children and subsidizes the educations of dozens more.
News & Articles

  • One Man's Trash is Another Man's Pay Dirt
    It is, unfortunately, society's nature to discard the unwanted or forgotten. This tendency is on display across the globe, from slums of mega-cities to undernourished children in rural villages to the ugly endangered creatures that never receive attention. Nowhere, however, is this tendency more apparent than in our trash. We accumulate so much unwanted stuff that each city-dweller throws away ...
    June 11, 2013 - Environmental News Network
  • The wealthy Christian Republican
    The Republicans are at it again: Now they’re demanding cuts in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program or SNAP. The food stamp program feeds one out of every seven poor Americans including undernourished children, the working poor and the starving elderly.
    June 10, 2013 - Daily Sparks Tribune
Quotes

  • Ann M Veneman in Reuters South Africa
    If more children become undernourished, that could contribute to additional child mortality,Ann Veneman, executive director of UNICEF, said in an interview with Reuters on Wednesday. "This is not a crisis for everyone. It's an impact on...
  • Louis Michel in News24
    Humanitarian aid commissioner Louis Michel said: "Today, there are still almost 820 million undernourished people. This is unacceptable. In too many countries, entire populations cannot feed themselves and depend entirely on international aid for...

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