dietician
noun see dietitian

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • dietician — 1845, from DIET (Cf. diet) (1) on model of PHYSICIAN (Cf. physician). Earlier was dietist (c.1600) …   Etymology dictionary

  • dietician — [[t]da͟ɪ͟ətɪ̱ʃ(ə)n[/t]] dieticians N COUNT A dietician is a person whose job is to give people advice about the kind of food they should eat. Dieticians often work in hospitals. (in AM usually use, and in BRIT sometimes use dietitian) …   English dictionary

  • dietician — dietitian UK [ˌdaɪəˈtɪʃ(ə)n] / US or dietician UK / US noun [countable] Word forms dietitian : singular dietitian plural dietitians someone whose job is to give people advice about the kind of food they should eat …   English dictionary

  • dietician — di·e·ti·cian (di″ə tĭґshən) dietitian …   Medical dictionary

  • dietician — di|e|ti|cian dietitian [ˌdaıəˈtıʃən] n someone who is trained to give people advice about what it is healthy for them to eat and drink …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • dietician — n. specialist in dietetics, nutritionist …   English contemporary dictionary

  • dietician — di·e·ti·cian …   English syllables

  • dietician — noun a specialist in the study of nutrition • Syn: ↑dietitian, ↑nutritionist • Derivationally related forms: ↑nutrition (for: ↑nutritionist), ↑diet • Hypernyms …   Useful english dictionary

  • dietician dietitian — noun (C) someone who is specially trained in dietetics …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • dietitian or dietician — di|e|ti|tian or di|e|ti|cian [ ,daıə tıʃn ] noun count someone whose job is to give people advice about the kind of food they should eat …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

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