macrobiotic


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mac·ro·bi·ot·ics

 (măk′rō-bī-ŏt′ĭks)
n. (used with a sing. verb)
A theory or practice of promoting well-being and longevity, principally by means of a diet consisting of unprocessed foods such as whole grains, vegetables, and beans.

mac′ro·bi·ot′ic adj.

macrobiotic

(ˌmækrəʊbaɪˈɒtɪk)
adj
1. (Cookery) of or relating to macrobiotics
2. (Cookery) of a diet comprising only food conforming to the principles of macrobiotics

mac•ro•bi•ot•ic

(ˌmæk roʊ baɪˈɒt ɪk)

adj.
of or pertaining to macrobiotics or macrobiotic food.
[1790–1800]
mac`ro•bi•ot′i•cal•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.macrobiotic - of or relating to the theory or practice of macrobioticsmacrobiotic - of or relating to the theory or practice of macrobiotics; "macrobiotic diet"
Translations

macrobiotic

[ˌmækrəʊbaɪˈɒtɪk] ADJmacrobiótico

macrobiotic

[ˌmækrəʊbaɪˈɒtɪk] adj (= wholefood) → macrobiotique

macrobiotic

adjmakrobiotisch; macrobiotic restaurant Restaurant, in dem makrobiotische Kost serviert wird

macrobiotic

[ˌmækrəʊbaɪˈɒtɪk] adjmacrobiotico/a

macrobiotic

adj macrobiótico
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