diet

  1. a prescribed selection of foods
  2. a legislative assembly in certain countries (e.g., Japan)
  3. the usual food and drink consumed by an organism (person or animal)
  4. the act of restricting your food intake (or your intake of particular foods)

DIET

DIET is a software for grid-computing. As middleware, DIET sits between the operating system (which handles the details of the hardware) and the application software (which deals with the specific computational task at hand). DIET was created in 2000. It was designed for high-performance computing. It is currently developed by INRIA, École Normal...
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diet

To eat sparingly or according to prescribed rules.
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Diet

• (v. i.) To eat; to take one`s meals. • (n.) A legislative or administrative assembly in Germany, Poland, and some other countries of Europe; a deliberative convention; a council; as, the Diet of Worms, held in 1521. • (n.) A course of food selected with reference to a particular state of health; prescribed allowance of food; regime...
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diet

<nutrition> Regular course of eating and drinking adopted by a person or animal. This does not include diet therapy, a specific diet prescribed in the treatment of a disease. ... (12 Dec 1998) ...
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diet

(di´әt) the customary amount and kind of food and drink taken by a person from day to day. more narrowly, a regimen of food intake planned to meet specific requirements of the individual, including or excluding certain foods. See also nutrition. adj., di´etary, dietet´ic., adj.
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diet

(from the article `Health and Disease`) In 2005 the U.S. Department of Agriculture released a redesigned food-guide pyramid, which presented the government`s newly revised dietary ... Despite lingering concerns about the effectiveness and possible health risks of low-carbohydrate diets, almost 12% of Americans—some 34 million ... ...
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diet

dieting noun the act of restricting your food intake (or your intake of particular foods)
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diet

(food) Range of foods eaten by an animal each day; it is also a particular selection of food, or the total amount and choice of food for a specific person or group of people. Most animals require seven kinds of food in their diet: proteins, carbohydrates, fats, vitamins, minerals, wate...
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diet

(meeting) Meeting or convention of the princes and other dignitaries of the Holy Roman (German) Empire, for example, the Diet of Worms of 1521 which met to consider the question of Luther's doctrines and the governance of the empire under Charles V
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Diet

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Diet

[assembly] In politics, a diet is a formal deliberative assembly. The term is mainly used historically for the Imperial Diet, the general assembly of the Imperial Estates of the Holy Roman Empire, and for the legislative bodies of certain countries. Modern usage mainly relates to the Japanese Parliament, called `Diet` in English. ==Etymolog...
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Diet

[nutrition] In nutrition, diet is the sum of food consumed by a person or other organism. Dietary habits are the habitual decisions an individual or culture makes when choosing what foods to eat. The word diet often implies the use of specific intake of nutrition for health or weight-management reasons (with the two often being related). Al...
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Diet

Di'et intransitive verb 1. To eat; to take one's meals. [ Obsolete] « Let him . . . diet in such places, where there is good company of the nation, where he traveleth.» Bacon. 2. To eat according to prescribed rules; to ear sparingly; as, the doctor says he ...
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Diet

Di'et noun [ French diète , Latin diaeta , from Greek ... manner of living.] 1. Course of living or nourishment; what is eaten and drunk habitually; food; victuals; fare. 'No inconvenient diet .' Milton. 2. A course of food selected with reference to a par...
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Diet

Di'et noun [ French diète , Late Latin dieta , diaeta , an assembly, a day's journey; the same word as diet course of living, but with the sense changed by Latin dies day: confer German tag day... and Reichstag .] A legislative or administrative assem...
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Diet

Di'et transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Dieted ; present participle & verbal noun Dieting .] 1. To cause to take food; to feed. [ R.] Shak. 2. To cause to eat and drink sparingly, or by prescribed rule...
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Diet

A diet was a meeting of some body of men held for deliberation or other purposes. The term was especially applied to the legislative or administrative assemblies of the German empire, Austria, etc.
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diet

diet A form of wishful shrinking.
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diet

diet, food and drink regularly consumed for nourishment. Nutritionists generally recommend eating a wide variety of foods; however, some groups of people survive on a very limited diet. The traditional Eskimo diet, for example, depended heavily on meat, but Eskimos ate nearly all of the animal; orga...
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diet

diet, parliamentary bodies in Japan, Poland, Hungary, Bohemia, the Scandinavian nations, and Germany have been called diets. In German history, the diet originated as a meeting of landholders and burghers, convoked by the ruler to discuss financial problems. The imperial diet or Reichstag of the Hol...
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DIET

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Diet

Food and drink regularly consumed by a person, often according to specific guidelines to improve physical condition.
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Diet

legislature of the German empire, or Holy Roman Empire, from the 12th century to 1806.[13 related articles]
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diet

Meeting or convention of the princes and other dignitaries of the Holy Roman (German) Empire, for example, the Diet of Worms of 1521 which met to consider the question of Luther's doctrines and the...
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