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Explanation: "Well-nourished" connotes a good thing (it goes along nicely with "no swelling"), but "overhourished" would be a bad thing (see definition below). To avoid giving an incorrect impression, I think it's safer to stick with the cognate and let the author be responsible.
According to Dorland, "hypernutrition" is "overfeeding and its ill effects." It does not give a cross-reference to "overnutrition," which means that "hypernutrition" is an accepted term in its own right.
Muriel Vasconcellos United States Local time: 09:39 Specializes in field Native speaker of: English PRO pts in category: 1306