Banting

biographical name
Ban·​ting | \ ˈban-tiŋ How to pronounce Banting (audio) \

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Sir Frederick Grant 1891–1941 Canadian physician

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“Banting.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Banting. Accessed 8 May. 2021.

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banting

noun, often capitalized
ban·​ting | \ ˈbant-iŋ How to pronounce banting (audio) \

Medical Definition of banting

: a method of dieting for obesity by avoiding sweets and carbohydrates

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