recommended daily allowance

rec·om·mend·ed dai·ly al·low·ance .rek-ə-.mend-əd-.dā-lē-ə-'lau̇-ən(t)s n, often cap R&D&A the amount of a nutriment (as a vitamin or mineral) that is recommended for daily consumption by the National Research Council of the U.S. National Science Foundation abbr. RDA

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popularly used synonym for recommended dietary a.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • Recommended Daily Allowance — amount of vitamins and minerals recommended for consumption by the American Food and Drug Administration, RDA …   English contemporary dictionary

  • recommended dietary allowance — n, often cap R&D&A RECOMMENDED DAILY ALLOWANCE abbr. RDA * * * (RDA) the amount of nutrient and calorie intake per day considered necessary for maintenance of good health, calculated for males and females of various ages and recommended by the… …   Medical dictionary

  • Recommended Dietary Allowance — Die Recommended Daily Allowance (RDA), auch Recommended Dietary Allowance, gibt die Menge der Vitamine und Mineralstoffe an, die ein durchschnittlicher Mensch täglich zu sich nehmen sollte, um seinen Bedarf zu decken; es handelte sich… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • recommended dietary allowance — Nutrition. the amount of an essential nutrient, as a vitamin or mineral, that has been established by the Food and Nutrition Board of the National Academy of Sciences as adequate to meet the average daily nutritional needs of most healthy persons …   Universalium

  • recommended dietary allowance — Nutrition. the amount of an essential nutrient, as a vitamin or mineral, that has been established by the Food and Nutrition Board of the National Academy of Sciences as adequate to meet the average daily nutritional needs of most healthy persons …   Useful english dictionary

  • allowance — noun 1 amount of sth that you are allowed ADJECTIVE ▪ baggage ▪ tax ▪ holiday (BrE) VERB + ALLOWANCE ▪ be entitled to, get …   Collocations dictionary

  • allowance — al|low|ance W3S2 [əˈlauəns] n 1.) [C usually singular] an amount of money that you are given regularly or for a special purpose a monthly/annual etc allowance ▪ His father gives him a monthly allowance of £200. allowance for ▪ Do you get an… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • allowance */*/ — UK [əˈlaʊəns] / US noun [countable] Word forms allowance : singular allowance plural allowances 1) a) an amount of money that someone receives regularly, in order to pay for the things they need She receives a monthly allowance of £500. a… …   English dictionary

  • allowance — al|low|ance [ ə lauəns ] noun count ** 1. ) an amount of money that parents give a child regularly: I had to pay for the broken window out of my allowance. a ) an amount of money that someone receives regularly, in order to pay for the things… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

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