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dietetics

/ (ˌdaɪɪˈtɛtɪks) /
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noun
(functioning as singular) the scientific study and regulation of food intake and preparation
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dietetics
[ dī′ĭ-tĕtĭks ]

n.
The branch of therapeutics concerned with the practical application of diet in relation to health and disease.
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