a dietary approach that advocates the eating of specific foods at specific times and restricts which types of foods can be eaten together.
the practice of keeping carbohydrates separate from proteins in one’s daily diet, as a way of losing weight and also for some medical conditions
a dietary system based on Dr. William Hay’s principle that certain foods, such as carbohydrates and proteins, are digested more easily when eaten separately
- Food conversion ratio
noun 1. a ratio expressing the weight of food required to produce a unit gain in the live weight of an animal
noun 1. a space, as in a shopping mall, with a concentration of fast-food stalls and usually a common eating area.
- Food drive
noun a campaign to collect foodstuffs for charity distribution Examples Tons of food were collected in the food drives for victims of the hurricane. Word Origin 1919
- Food fight
noun phrase A messy and childish fight among people who smear and spatter each other with food: It makes for the kind of nice, political food fight that television politics specializes in serving up [1970s+; -aholic]