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underweight
Subject Category
S Biological Sciences
Definition
A body weight considered insufficient to maintain overall health. Often defined as a Body Mass Index (BMI) less than 18.5.
Definition Source
NAL Thesaurus Staff
RDF/XML Format:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/18374.rdf
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/18374
Broader Term
body weight
Related Term
fasting
malnutrition
starvation
Spanish
bajo peso
Term Number
18374