dietetic

(redirected from Diet food)
Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Wikipedia.

di·e·tet·ic

 (dī′ĭ-tĕt′ĭk)
adj.
1. Of or relating to diet or its regulation.
2. Specially prepared or processed for restrictive diets.

[Late Latin diaetēticus, from Greek diaitētikos, from diaita, diet; see diet1.]

di′e·tet′i·cal·ly adv.

dietetic

(ˌdaɪɪˈtɛtɪk) or

dietetical

adj
1. (Medicine) denoting or relating to diet or the regulation of food intake
2. (Cookery) prepared for special dietary requirements
ˌdieˈtetically adv

di•e•tet•ic

(ˌdaɪ ɪˈtɛt ɪk)

adj. Also, di`e•tet′i•cal.
1. pertaining to diet or to regulation of the use of food.
2. prepared or suitable for special diets, esp. those requiring a restricted sugar or caloric intake.
n.
3. dietetics, (used with a sing. v.) the science concerned with nutrition and food preparation.
[1535–45; < Latin diaeteticus < Greek diaitētikós <diaitē-, variant s. of diaitâsthai (see diet1)]
di`e•tet′i•cal•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.dietetic - of or relating to the diet; "dietary restrictions"
Translations

dietetic

[ˌdaɪɪˈtetɪk] ADJ [research] → dietético (US) [meal, food, drink] → de régimen

dietetic

[ˌdaɪəˈtɛtɪk] adj (US) (= low-calorie) [food, drink, meal] → diététique

dietetic

adjDiät-, diätetisch; dietetic foodsDiätnahrungsmittel pl

dietetic

[ˌdaɪəˈtɛtɪk] adjdietetico/a

di·e·tet·ic

a. dietético-a, rel. a la dieta o aplicado a ésta.

dietetic

adj dietético; npl dietética
References in periodicals archive ?
Keen to spend more time with her horses, in 1981 she switched to being an assistant in the marketing department of the family firm, the Health & Diet Food Company, set up by her father John in the Sixties.
The quality of the food complies with applicable country BDS or equivalent and "Collection of recipes for diet food for catering and medical-prophylactic institutions" from the 1984 Ministry of Health.
It is said to be an ideal anti-aging food and a healthy diet food but this is not backed up by scientific information.
In the beginning Skippy didn't want to eat the diet food and we had to persuade him a bit but over the last few months he's been fine.
An M&S spokesman said: "Simply Fuller Longer is an innovative new range with a higher protein content to help control hunger, so consumers can finally enjoy diet food that doesn't leave them reaching for the biscuit tin.
50 you spent on a splurge that pretends to be a diet food.
IF your diet food weakness is sausage rolls, you'll be pleased to learn that Weight Watchers have rustled up a version totting up just 165 cals, 2.
I suggest you buy some tins of diet food and mix it with the biscuits.
There is no diet food - it is normal food but you just have to make sure you eat the right balance of things - nothing is banned.
The quality of the food complies with applicable country BDS or equivalent and Collection of recipes for diet food for catering and medical-prophylactic institutions from the 1984 Ministry of Health.
Clinical studies show people who followed Diet Chef where their meals were portion controlled and they received a diet food delivery to their home were three times more likely to be successful than if they prepared their own meals.
CALVIN Harris has joined the ranks of the Hollywood set by buying his cat special diet food.