Definition of 'malnourished'
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They had often just been left at the roadside and were malnourished and sick. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Forty per cent of the food ends up in the bin and patients are leaving hospital malnourished. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Aids, cholera and other diseases sweep away the chronically malnourished. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Apparently, up to 28 per cent of people admitted to hospital are malnourished. The Sun (2015)Some can no longer afford to care for their horses, and leave them abandoned, sick and malnourished. Times, Sunday Times (2012)In hospitals, malnourished patients can be put on a programme in which they receive different food, distinguished by being served on red trays. Times, Sunday Times (2013)
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