American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- adj. Of or relating to diet or its regulation.
- adj. Specially prepared or processed for restrictive diets.
Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Pertaining to diet; specifically, relating to medical rules for regulating the kind and quantity of food to be eaten.
- adj. Relating to diet.
- adj. Relating to preparation for those on a restricted diet.
GNU Webster's 1913
- adj. Of or performance to diet, or to the rules for regulating the kind and quantity of food to be eaten.
- adj. of or relating to the diet
- From English diaeteticus, from διαιτητικὀσ (diaitetikos). (Wiktionary)
- Late Latin diaetēticus, from Greek diaitētikos, from diaita, diet; see diet1. (American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
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