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Date: 1800-1900
Origin: vegetable + -arian

vegetarian

noun
     
Related topics: Food
veg‧e‧tar‧i‧an [countable]
DFRP someone who does not eat meat or fish [↪ vegan]:
Our youngest daughter is a vegetarian.
dishes suitable for vegetarians
I'm thinking about becoming a vegetarian.
vegetarian adjective:
a vegetarian restaurant

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