How isn't ice considered food?
Ice is just frozen water and according to my dictionary food is any nourishing substance that is eaten, drunk, or otherwise taken into the body to sustain life, provide energy, promote growth, etc. so according to this definition ice is considered food since water is food.
- Lord BaconLv 72 years agoFavorite Answer
What is the nutritional content of water?
How many calories in water?
How does water rank in terms of proteins, vitamins or dietary fibre?
I am not saying water is not essential, just that it is a carrier, a solvent, a bulking agent and/or a wetting agent rather than being source of nutrition in its own right.
- EvaLv 72 years ago
Water isn't food. It does not provide energy.
- KaleyKLv 72 years ago
You are, of course, being obtuse. You can define "food" any way that suits your fancy. Rational people think of "food" as providing calories. There are no calories in water or ice. Or steam