Sippy diet

noun
Sip·​py diet | \ ˈsip-ē- How to pronounce Sippy diet (audio) \

Medical Definition of Sippy diet

: a bland diet for the treatment of peptic ulcer consisting mainly of measured amounts of milk and cream, farina, and egg taken at regular hourly intervals for a specified period of time

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“Sippy diet.” The Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/Sippy%20diet. Accessed 11 December 2019.

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