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dietetics


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Dietetics  \Di`e*tet"ics\,  n. 
  That  part  of  the  medical  or  hygienic  art  which  relates  to 
  diet  or  food;  rules  for  diet. 
 
  To  suppose  that  the  whole  of  dietetics  lies  in 
  determining  whether  or  not  bread  is  more  nutritive  than 
  potatoes.  --H.  Spencer. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  dietetics 
  n  :  the  scientific  study  of  food  preparation  and  intake 




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