dietetic

adjective
di·​e·​tet·​ic | \ˌdī-ə-ˈte-tik \

Definition of dietetic 

1 : of or relating to diet

2 : adapted for use in special diets

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Other Words from dietetic

dietetically \-​ti-​k(ə-​)lē \ adverb

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Bianca Arney is a dietetic intern at the University of Maryland Medical Center. Bianca Arney, baltimoresun.com, "Eating fish for your best health," 2 May 2018 The center is staffed by students studying to be medical assistants, physical therapy assistants, occupational therapy assistants and dietetic technicians. Karen Farkas, cleveland.com, "Cuyahoga Community College's preventative-care center opens Jan. 23," 10 Jan. 2018 The center is staffed by students studying to be medical assistants, physical therapy assistants, occupational therapy assistants and dietetic technicians. Karen Farkas, cleveland.com, "Cuyahoga Community College's preventative-care center opens Jan. 23," 10 Jan. 2018 The center is staffed by students studying to be medical assistants, physical therapy assistants, occupational therapy assistants and dietetic technicians. Karen Farkas, cleveland.com, "Cuyahoga Community College's preventative-care center opens Jan. 23," 10 Jan. 2018 The center is staffed by students studying to be medical assistants, physical therapy assistants, occupational therapy assistants and dietetic technicians. Karen Farkas, cleveland.com, "Cuyahoga Community College's preventative-care center opens Jan. 23," 10 Jan. 2018 The latest post is from dietetic intern Avital Schwartz. Avital Schwartz, baltimoresun.com, "Intermittent fasting: Fact-based weight loss strategy, or fruitless fad?," 15 Mar. 2018 The center is staffed by students studying to be medical assistants, physical therapy assistants, occupational therapy assistants and dietetic technicians. Karen Farkas, cleveland.com, "Cuyahoga Community College's preventative-care center opens Jan. 23," 10 Jan. 2018 The center is staffed by students studying to be medical assistants, physical therapy assistants, occupational therapy assistants and dietetic technicians. Karen Farkas, cleveland.com, "Cuyahoga Community College's preventative-care center opens Jan. 23," 10 Jan. 2018

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First Known Use of dietetic

1579, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of dietetic was in 1579

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dietetic

adjective
di·​etet·​ic | \ˌdī-ə-ˈtet-ik \

Medical Definition of dietetic 

1 : of or relating to diet

2 : adapted (as by the elimination of salt or sugar) for use in special diets

Other Words from dietetic

dietetically \-​i-​k(ə-​)lē \ adverb

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