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prebiotics
Subject Category
S Biological Sciences
Definition
Non-digestible food components which selectively stimulate the growth or activities, or both, of beneficial intestinal microorganisms, thereby improving health.
Definition Source
NAL Thesaurus Staff
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http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/4065.rdf
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/4065
Broader Term
dietary supplements
Related Term
additives
dietary fiber
oligosaccharides
predatory bacteria
starch
Spanish
prebióticos
Term Number
4065