lacto-vegetarian

noun
lac·​to-veg·​e·​tar·​i·​an | \ ˌlak-tō-ˌve-jə-ˈter-ē-ən How to pronounce lacto-vegetarian (audio) \

Definition of lacto-vegetarian

: a vegetarian whose diet includes dairy products, vegetables, fruits, grains, and nuts — compare lacto-ovo vegetarian

First Known Use of lacto-vegetarian

1971, in the meaning defined above

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“Lacto-vegetarian.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/lacto-vegetarian. Accessed 1 Mar. 2021.

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lacto-vegetarian

noun
lac·​to-veg·​e·​tar·​i·​an | \ ˌlak-tō-ˌvej-ə-ˈter-ē-ən How to pronounce lacto-vegetarian (audio) \

Medical Definition of lacto-vegetarian

: a vegetarian whose diet includes milk, vegetables, fruits, grains, and nuts — compare lacto-ovo vegetarian

Other Words from lacto-vegetarian

lacto-vegetarian adjective

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