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- n. Variant of vegetarian: a person whose diet excludes animal flesh and eggs, but includes dairy products.
- adj. Excluding animal flesh and eggs, but including dairy products.
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As you can see, Yoga philosophers throughout the ages have recommended the lactovegetarian diet as most suitable for building health and creating a bright, stable frame of mind.
In today’s terms the Yoga diet is best described as a modified lactovegetarian diet, plant-based with the addition of dairy products and a few unfertilized eggs.