HyperDic: pabulum

English > 2 senses of the word pabulum:
NOUNfoodpabulum, comestible, edible, eatable, victual, victualsany substance that can be used as food
cognitionpabuluminsipid intellectual nourishment
English > pabulum: 2 senses > noun 1, food
MeaningAny substance that can be used as food.
Synonymscomestible, edible, eatable, victual, victuals
Narrowertuckeatables (especially sweets / sweets)
Broaderfood, nutrientAny substance that can be metabolized by an animal to give energy and build tissue
Spanishcomestible, comestibles, vianda, vitualla, vituallas, víveres
Catalancomestible, comestibles, queviures, vianda, vitualles
English > pabulum: 2 senses > noun 2, cognition
MeaningInsipid intellectual nourishment.
Broaderfood, food for thought, intellectual nourishmentAnything that provides mental stimulus for thinking

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