dietetic

adjective
di·​e·​tet·​ic | \ ˌdī-ə-ˈte-tik How to pronounce dietetic (audio) \

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 \ ˌdī-​ə-​ˈte-​ti-​k(ə-​)lē How to pronounce dietetically (audio) \ adverb

Examples of dietetic in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Started w/ consomme, then roast beef, green bean salad, potatoes, dietetic pie, buttermilk and Sanka. John Kelly, Washington Post, "Training day: Marking my fitness progress with a personal trainer," 25 Aug. 2019 Its food products are developed based on traditional Chinese dietetic culture, the company said. Laura He, CNN, "PepsiCo buys stake in one of China's biggest natural food companies," 26 July 2019 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

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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.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dietetic. Accessed 19 January 2020.

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dietetic

adjective
di·​etet·​ic | \ ˌdī-ə-ˈtet-ik How to pronounce dietetic (audio) \

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 How to pronounce dietetically (audio) \ adverb

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