Definition of 'undernourished'
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She was thin and undernourished, her pallid skin the colour of the rare arctic mushrooms in Professor Saito's plant laboratory.RUSHING TO PARADISE (2001)
He looked wretched, he thought: like the undernourished poet he'd given up trying to be the first time he went hungry.THE GREAT AND SECRET SHOW (2001) DANSVILLE (2001)
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