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Dietetic   /dˌaɪətˈɛtɪk/   Listen
Dietetic

adjective
1.
Of or relating to the diet.  Synonyms: dietary, dietetical.






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"Dietetic" Quotes from Famous Books



... America use something like 20 to 30. That is, they use more than double what is known to be ample. This excessive proportion of protein is usually due to the extensive use of meat and eggs, although precisely the same dietetic error is sometimes committed by the excessive use of other high-protein foods such as fish, shell-fish, fowl, cheese, peas and beans, or even, in exceptional cases, by the use of foods less high in protein ...
— How to Live - Rules for Healthful Living Based on Modern Science • Irving Fisher and Eugene Fisk

... his home and family. Out of a cheerful heart he wrote, "I am feeling quite well now," although the mists and fogs of London were chilling him to the marrow, while the social attentions were tempting him to dietetic destruction. A few months after he wrote the words, "The children are well" and "At any rate, I want to go first," he was returning to America with the body of his eldest son, who died suddenly in Holland, and facing bravely the ...
— Eugene Field, A Study In Heredity And Contradictions - Vol. I • Slason Thompson

... 'Boston Cook-Book' is no mere amateur compilation, much less an omnium gatherum of receipts. Its title does scant justice to it, for it is not so much a cook-book as a dietetic and culinary cyclopaedia. Mrs. Lincoln is a lady of culture and practical tastes, who has made the fine art of cuisine the subject of professional study and teaching. In this book she has shown her literary ...
— Carving and Serving • Mrs. D. A. Lincoln



Words linked to "Dietetic" :   diet, dietary



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