Stone Age diet

noun
plural Stone Age diets

Definition of Stone Age diet

: paleo diet Known variously as the paleolithic diet, or the Stone Age diet and even the caveman diet, the regimen is based on the belief that the prehistoric human diet of wild plants and animals millions of years ago is nutritionally beneficial.— Mike Tighe

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1956, in the meaning defined above

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“Stone Age diet.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Stone%20Age%20diet. Accessed 2 Jul. 2022.

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