Dietaries
Dietary Di"et*a*ry, n.; pl. {Dietaries}. A rule of diet; a fixed allowance of food, as in workhouse, prison, etc. [1913 Webster]

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  • dietaries — di·etar·y || daɪətÉ™rɪ n. regimented eating plan adj. pertaining to diet, pertaining to nutrition …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Dietary — Di et*a*ry, n.; pl. {Dietaries}. A rule of diet; a fixed allowance of food, as in workhouse, prison, etc. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • dietary — I. noun (plural dietaries) Date: 1838 the kinds and amounts of food available to or eaten by an individual, group, or population II. adjective Date: 1614 of or relating to a diet or to the rules of a diet < dietary guidelines > • dietarily adverb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • dietary — dietarily, adv. /duy i ter ee/, adj., n., pl. dietaries. adj. 1. of or pertaining to diet: a dietary cure. n. 2. a regulated allowance of food. 3. Obs. a system or course of diet. [1400 50; late ME dietarie system of diet. See DIET1, ARY] * * * …   Universalium

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  • dietary — /ˈdaɪətri/ (say duyuhtree), / ətəri/ (say uhtuhree) adjective 1. relating to diet: dietary laws. –noun (plural dietaries) 2. a regulated allowance of food. 3. a system or course of diet. {diet1 + ary1} …   Australian English dictionary

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