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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

Most of us have fond memories of food from our childhood. Whether it was our mom's homemade lasagna or a memorable chocolate birthday cake, food has a way of transporting us back to the past.
Homaro Cantu

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

So long as you have food in your mouth, you have solved all questions for the time being.
Franz Kafka

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