Definition of alimentary:
nutritious, nutritive, peptic, dietary, comestible, digestible, nourishing, esculent, eupeptic, succulent, nutritional, eutropic, absorptive, salutary, food-carrying, dietetic, sustentative, wholesome, food-taking, providing maintenance, supplying sustenance, sustaining, ingestion, invigorating, alimental, digestive, nutrient.
- "The Physiology of Taste", Brillat Savarin.
- "The Book of Household Management", Mrs. Isabella Beeton.
- "Wild Flowers Worth Knowing", Neltje Blanchan et al.