Definition of Dietetic

1. Adjective. Of or relating to the diet. "Dietary restrictions"

Exact synonyms: Dietary, Dietetical
Derivative terms: Diet, Diet, Diet, Dietary, Diet, Diet, Diet, Diet
Partainyms: Diet, Diet, Diet

Definition of Dietetic

1. a. Of or performance to diet, or to the rules for regulating the kind and quantity of food to be eaten.

Definition of Dietetic

1. Adjective. Relating to diet. ¹

2. Adjective. Relating to preparation for those on a restricted diet. ¹

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Definition of Dietetic

1. pertaining to diet [adj]

Medical Definition of Dietetic

1. 1. Relating to the diet. 2. Descriptive of food that, naturally or through processing, has a low caloric content. (05 Mar 2000)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Dietetic

dietary carbohydrate
dietary fat
dietary fiber
dietary fibre
dietary fibres
dietary indiscretion
dietary protein
dietary services
dietary sucrose
dietary supplement
dietary supplements
dietetic (current term)
dietetic albuminuria
dietetic treatment
diethenoid fatty acid

Literary usage of Dietetic

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The American Journal of the Medical Sciences by Southern Society for Clinical Investigation (U.S.) (1911)
"The dietetic treatment of diabetes demands the same attention to detail that is required in the modification of milk for infant feeding, and on this account ..."

2. The Practitioner by Gale Group, ProQuest Information and Learning Company (1906)
"THE value of the dietetic treament of Diabetes Mellitus was first pointed out in 1797 by ... But, whilst the dietetic treatment is often the most important, ..."

3. Practical dietetics: With Special Reference to Diet in Diseases by William Gilman Thompson (1905)
"The skin diseases commonly referable among other influences to dietetic causes ... Many chronic skin diseases, if not originally caused by dietetic errors, ..."

4. Archives of Pediatrics edited by [Anonymus AC02689192] (1890)
"THE student of medicine who seeks to learn very much of value from our text-books of to-day on the dietetic management of summer complaint will certainly be ..."

5. Nutrition and clinical dietetics by Herbert Swift Carter, Paul Edward Howe, Howard Harris Mason (1917)
"Since in diabetes mellitus one or more of these functions dietetic Treatment of ... The dietetic treatment of diabetes mellitus resolves itself into the ..."

6. Notes and Queries by Martim de Albuquerque (1861)
"A dietetic maxim in the matter of eggs. Jamais homme sage ne mangea fromage. ... Another dietetic proverb ; though it now bears a different signification ..."

7. A Lifelong Passion: Nicholas and Alexandra: Their Own Story by Andrei Maylunas (2005)
"Journal oí the American dietetic Association 88(11 ): 1422-5, Nov 1988. This study sought to characterize 40 clients with diabetes, 19 of whom adhered to a ..."

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