lacto-vegetarian
noun Date: 1971 a vegetarian whose diet includes dairy products, vegetables, fruits, grains, and nuts — compare lacto-ovo vegetarian

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  • lacto-vegetarian — UK [ˌlæktəʊ ˌvedʒəˈteərɪən] / US [ˌlæktoʊ ˌvedʒəˈterɪən] noun [countable] Word forms lacto vegetarian : singular lacto vegetarian plural lacto vegetarians someone who chooses not to eat meat, fish, or eggs, but drinks milk and eats products made… …   English dictionary

  • lacto-vegetarian — lac·to veg·e·tar·i·an .lak tō .vej ə ter ē ən n a vegetarian whose diet includes milk, vegetables, fruits, grains, and nuts compare LACTO OVO VEGETARIAN lacto vegetarian adj …   Medical dictionary

  • lacto-vegetarian — ˌlaktō noun Etymology: lact + vegetarian (I) : a vegetarian whose diet includes dairy products, vegetables, fruits, grains, and nuts compare lacto ovo vegetarian herein …   Useful english dictionary

  • lacto-vegetarian — lac·to vegetarian …   English syllables

  • lacto-vegetarian — /ˌlæktoʊ vɛdʒəˈtɛəriən/ (say .laktoh vejuh tairreeuhn) noun 1. someone who follows a vegetarian diet which does not exclude dairy products. –adjective 2. of or relating to such a diet …   Australian English dictionary

  • lacto-vegetarian — noun a person who eats only dairy products and vegetables …   English new terms dictionary

  • ovo-lacto vegetarian — n LACTO OVO VEGETARIAN …   Medical dictionary

  • ovo-lacto vegetarian — [ō′vō lak΄tō] n. a vegetarian who eats eggs and dairy products * * * …   Universalium

  • ovo-lacto vegetarian — [ō′vō lak΄tō] n. a vegetarian who eats eggs and dairy products …   English World dictionary

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