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Related to Flexitarianism: Semi-vegetarian
one who eats mostly a vegetarian diet but will occasionally eat meat or fish
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One who normally maintains a vegetarian diet but occasionally makes exceptions and eats meat or fish.
Of or relating to a diet that is primarily vegetarian but includes meat or fish on occasion.
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(Cookery) a person who eats a predominantly vegetarian diet, but who eats meat or fish occasionally
(Cookery) of or relating to a flexitarian: flexitarian fare.
[C21: from flexi(ble) + (vege)tarian]
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