What is the meaning of diet?


  • A prescribed selection of foods.
  • A legislative assembly in certain countries (e. G., Japan. )
  • The usual food and drink consumed by an organism (person or animal. )
  • The act of restricting your food intake (or your intake of particular foods.


  • Follow a regimen or a diet, as for health reasons.
    • usage: "He has high blood pressure and must stick to a low-salt diet"
  • Eat sparingly, for health reasons or to lose weight. .
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