refeed

noun re·feed \ ˈrē-ˌfēd \
|Updated on: 12 Jun 2018

Definition of refeed

plural refeeds
: the periodic controlled intake of excess calories usually in the form of carbohydrates typically to improve weight loss during dieting
  • dieters using refeeds to lose extra weight
  • a diet including one refeed day per week

First Known Use of refeed

2000

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