caveman diet

noun
plural caveman diets

Definition of caveman diet

: paleo diet The Paleo diet, often referred to as the "caveman diet," advocates eating unprocessed foods that our ancestors would have eaten during the Paleolithic era—mainly meat, vegetables, fruits, and nuts.— Melissa Diane Smith

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1913, in the meaning defined above

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“Caveman diet.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/caveman%20diet. Accessed 1 Apr. 2020.

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