diet kitchen

  1. a kitchen, as in a hospital, where special food is prepared for those requiring it.

Origin of diet kitchen

An Americanism dating back to 1865–70

Words Nearby diet kitchen Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2024

How to use diet kitchen in a sentence

  • I went back for some, and when I got as far as the diet kitchen again Doctor Barnes was there, just inside the door.

    Where There's A Will | Mary Roberts Rinehart
  • It includes a gymnasium, a crêche and a diet kitchen, and supports classes, lectures and concerts.

  • A nurse should obtain this training during her course in the hospital, through the class room, the wards and the diet kitchen.

    Dietetics for Nurses | Fairfax T. Proudfit
  • Any salt unused is returned to the diet kitchen, where it is weighed and the amount used is indicated on the chart.

    Dietetics for Nurses | Fairfax T. Proudfit
  • All foods to be salt-free from the diet kitchen, salt for each meal will be furnished in weighed amounts.

    Dietetics for Nurses | Fairfax T. Proudfit