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lacto–ovo vegetarian

noun lac·to–ovo vegetarian \ˈlak-tō-ˈō-vō-\

Definition of LACTO-OVO VEGETARIAN

:  a vegetarian whose diet includes dairy products, eggs, vegetables, fruits, grains, and nuts —called also ovo-lacto vegetarian — compare lacto-vegetarian

First Known Use of LACTO-OVO VEGETARIAN

1952

lacto–ovo vegetarian

noun    (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of LACTO–OVO VEGETARIAN

:  a vegetarian whose diet includes milk, eggs, vegetables, fruits, grains, and nuts—called also ovo-lacto vegetarian; compare lacto-vegetarian
lacto–ovo–vegetarian adjective

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