Dietetical
Dietetic Di`e*tet"ic, Dietetical Di`e*tet"ic*al, a. [Gr. ?: cf. F. di['e]t['e]tique. See {Diet}.] Of or performance to diet, or to the rules for regulating the kind and quantity of food to be eaten. [1913 Webster]

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  • dietetical — di·e·tet·i·cal …   English syllables

  • dietetical — adjective of or relating to the diet dietary restrictions • Syn: ↑dietary, ↑dietetic • Pertains to noun: ↑diet, ↑diet (for: ↑dietetic), ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Dietetic — Di e*tet ic, Dietetical Di e*tet ic*al, a. [Gr. ?: cf. F. di[ e]t[ e]tique. See {Diet}.] Of or performance to diet, or to the rules for regulating the kind and quantity of food to be eaten. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Dietetically — Di e*tet ic*al*ly, adv. In a dietetical manner. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • dietetic — dietetically, adv. /duy i tet ik/, adj. Also, dietetical. 1. pertaining to diet or to regulation of the use of food. 2. prepared or suitable for special diets, esp. those requiring a restricted sugar intake: a jar of dietetic jelly. n. 3.… …   Universalium

  • dietetic — /daɪəˈtɛtɪk/ (say duyuh tetik) adjective relating to diet or to regulation of the use of food. Also, dietetical. {Latin diaetēticus, from Greek diaitētikos} –dietetically, adverb …   Australian English dictionary

  • dietetic — [dī΄ə tet′ik] adj. [L diaeteticus < Gr diaitētikos] of, relating to, or designed for a particular diet of food and drink: also dietetical dietetically adv …   English World dictionary

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