low-fat

adjective

: containing or having less fat than usual
a low-fat diet
low-fat dairy products

Examples of low-fat in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The food historian and first Black food editor of a major newspaper (the Cleveland Plain Dealer) extols the benefits of turkey as a low-fat alternative to pork and beef, including a turkey tostada and Caribbean turkey salad. Danielle Dorsey, Los Angeles Times, 25 Feb. 2024 Because of the lower fat content, low-fat and skim milk tend to freeze a little better than whole milk. Patricia S York, Southern Living, 16 Feb. 2024 Our recipe for Lentil Masala Samosas is vegetarian, low-fat and full of warm spices. Bethany Thayer, Detroit Free Press, 4 Feb. 2024 Protein is essential for the body to function and can be found in a wide variety of foods, including everything from low-fat dairy to tofu. Julia Landwehr, Health, 10 Feb. 2024 Whisk in 4 cups whole or low-fat milk, until mixture thickens, about 4 minutes. Andrea Weigl, Charlotte Observer, 31 Jan. 2024 Good sources include yogurt or milk and low-fat cheese. ▪ Eat protein to build muscles and organs. Rochelle Koff, Miami Herald, 30 Jan. 2024 Grilling Month Throughout July, the Food and House + Home sections are teaming up to bring you healthy, low-fat grilling recipes, like today’s Chicken Spiedini. Jill Wendholt Silva, Kansas City Star, 24 Jan. 2024 These are diet declarations of war, a low-fat way of granting the White House approval and monies to fight without triggering all the legal implications of war. Christian Schneider, National Review, 21 Dec. 2023 See More

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“Low-fat.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/low-fat. Accessed 28 Feb. 2024.

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