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macrobiotic definitions

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

adj
1: of or relating to the theory or practice of macrobiotics; "macrobiotic diet"

Merriam Webster's

adjective Date: 1965 of, relating to, or being a diet based on the Chinese cosmological principles of yin and yang that consists of whole cereals and grains supplemented especially with beans and vegetables and that in its especially former more restrictive forms has been linked to nutritional deficiencies macrobiotics noun plural but singular in construction

Oxford Reference Dictionary

adj. & n. --adj. relating to or following a diet intended to prolong life, comprising pure vegetable foods, brown rice, etc. --n. (in pl.; treated as sing.) the use or theory of such a dietary system.

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Macrobiotic Mac`ro*bi*ot"ic, a. [Gr. ? long-lived; ? long + ? life: cf. F. macrobiotique.] Long-lived. -- Dunglison.

Collin's Cobuild Dictionary

Macrobiotic food consists of whole grains and vegetables that are grown without chemicals. (TECHNICAL) ...a strict macrobiotic diet. = wholefood ADJ: usu ADJ n

Soule's Dictionary of English Synonyms

a. Long-lived.

Moby Thesaurus

abiding, age-long, aged, ancient, antique, chronic, constant, continuing, diuturnal, durable, enduring, evergreen, hardy, immutable, intransient, inveterate, lasting, long-lasting, long-lived, long-standing, long-term, longeval, longevous, of long duration, of long standing, perdurable, perduring, perennial, permanent, perpetual, persistent, persisting, remaining, sempervirent, stable, staying, steadfast, tough, unfading, vital



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