phytonutrient

Nutraceutical vs Phytonutrient - What's the difference?

nutraceutical | phytonutrient |

Nutraceutical is a see also of phytonutrient.


As nouns the difference between nutraceutical and phytonutrient

is that nutraceutical is a nutrient or food believed to have curative properties a food used as a drug while phytonutrient is any substance, of plant origin, that provides nutrition; a phytochemical.

Nutrition vs Phytonutrient - What's the difference?

nutrition | phytonutrient |


As nouns the difference between nutrition and phytonutrient

is that nutrition is (biology) the organic process by which an organism assimilates food and uses it for growth and maintenance while phytonutrient is any substance, of plant origin, that provides nutrition; a phytochemical.

Plant vs Phytonutrient - What's the difference?

plant | phytonutrient |


As nouns the difference between plant and phytonutrient

is that plant is an organism that is not an animal, especially an organism capable of photosynthesis typically a small or herbaceous organism of this kind, rather than a tree while phytonutrient is any substance, of plant origin, that provides nutrition; a phytochemical.

As a verb plant

is to place (a seed or plant) in soil or other substrate in order that it may live and grow.

Phytonutrient vs Phytochemical - What's the difference?

phytonutrient | phytochemical |


As nouns the difference between phytonutrient and phytochemical

is that phytonutrient is any substance, of plant origin, that provides nutrition; a phytochemical while phytochemical is any chemical substance characteristic of plants.

As an adjective phytochemical is

of or pertaining to phytochemistry.