lacto-ovo vegetarian

noun lac·to-ovo vegetarian \ ˈlak-tō-ˈō-vō- \
Updated on: 7 Apr 2018

Definition of lacto-ovo vegetarian

: a vegetarian whose diet includes dairy products, eggs, vegetables, fruits, grains, and nuts called also ovo-lacto vegetarian; compare lacto-vegetarian

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1952

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lacto-ovo vegetarian

noun

medical Definition of lacto-ovo vegetarian

: a vegetarian whose diet includes milk, eggs, vegetables, fruits, grains, and nuts called also ovo-lacto vegetarian; compare lacto-vegetarian

lacto-ovo-vegetarian

adjective

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