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a vegetarian who also eats fish
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also pes·ca·tar·i·an  (pĕs′kə-târ′ē-ən)
A person whose diet is primarily vegetarian but also includes fish. Also called pesco-vegetarian.

[Perhaps Italian pesce, fish (from Latin piscis) or a kindred Romance word such as Spanish pescado, fish + (vege)tarian.]
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"Pescetarian people are also vegetarian and fish eating [individuals].
This ranged from vegan to pescetarian to semi-vegetarian.
Additionally, there were two participants who already had committed pescetarian and vegetarian lifestyles before reading Eating Animals.
Follow a pescetarian diet Aim for a diet that is close to 100 per cent plant and fish-based, limiting fish consumption to two or three portions a week and avoiding fish with high mercury content (tuna, swordfish, mackerel, halibut).
Then it's a bit of a test for a test for my wife, a relapsed pescetarian no less, but she bravely puts away the steak tartare with sour dough and 'horseradish emulsion' like someone who has eaten raw meat all her life.
I met a Pescetarian. I asked if that was the new church in town.
Connaughton harnesses technology to help ensure what he calls "maximum flexibility for hospitality." It begins with the restaurant booking system that offers a simple tasting menu checklist-omnivore, pescetarian, or vegetarian-and embeds allergy and preference inquiries to gather initial insights.
"I was pescetarian and the aim was to go vegetarian and from veggie to vegan."
Diet-wise, the slim pianist has been a pescetarian, a fish-eating vegetarian, for the past four years.
* Pescetarian: You eat fish occasionally, but that's the only meat.
She explains: "I recently became a pescetarian, which means I'm a fish-eating veggie, and I don't drink cow's milk.
With many of the dishes described as breakfasts, choose from - among others - the Hitch (bacon, sausage, hash browns, fried eggs, beans and toast for a fiver), the pescetarian (smoked, peppered mackerel, hash browns, fried egg, tomato, mushrooms, toast for PS7) and the vegetarian (veggie sausage, grilled halloumi, fried egg, hash browns, tomato, mushrooms, beans, toast for PS7.50).