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Bantingism

[ ban-ting-iz-uhm ]
/ ˈbæn tɪŋˌɪz əm /
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noun (often lowercase)Medicine/Medical.
a weight-reduction method based on a diet high in proteins and low in fats and carbohydrates.
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Origin of Bantingism

1860–65; after W. Banting (19th-century London cabinetmaker); see -ism

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