nonfattening

adjective
non·​fat·​ten·​ing | \ ˌnän-ˈfat-niŋ How to pronounce nonfattening (audio) , -ˈfa-tə-niŋ \

Definition of nonfattening

: not causing an increase in body fat : not fattening nonfattening foods a nonfattening snack of carrots

First Known Use of nonfattening

1883, in the meaning defined above

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“Nonfattening.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nonfattening. Accessed 12 May. 2021.

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