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Definition of Food

Food

  1. What is fed upon; that which goes to support life by being received within, and assimilated by, the organism of an animal or a plant; nutriment; aliment; especially, what is eaten by animals for nourishment.
  2. Anything that instructs the intellect, excites the feelings, or molds habits of character; that which nourishes.
  3. To supply with food.

Food Quotations

There is no sincerer love than the love of food.
George Bernard Shaw

A man can live and be healthy without killing animals for food; therefore, if he eats meat, he participates in taking animal life merely for the sake of his appetite.
Leo Tolstoy

If you can't feed a hundred people, then feed just one.
Mother Teresa

You better cut the pizza in four pieces because I'm not hungry enough to eat six.
Yogi Berra

Food, in the end, in our own tradition, is something holy. It's not about nutrients and calories. It's about sharing. It's about honesty. It's about identity.
Louise Fresco
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Food Translations

food in Afrikaans is kos, voedsel
food in Dutch is eten, etenswaar, spijs, gerecht
food in Italian is vivanda, alimento, generi alimentari, alimente
food in Latin is nutrimens, victus
food in Norwegian is mat
food in Portuguese is alimento, comida
food in Spanish is viandas, manutencion, comestibles, alimento, plato