dietitian

or di·e·ti·cian

[dahy-i-tish-uh n]
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noun

a person who is an expert in nutrition or dietetics.

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Origin of dietitian

1840–50; diet1 + -itian; see -ician

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British Dictionary definitions for dietician

dietician

dietitian

noun

a person who specializes in dietetics
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Word Origin and History for dietician
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Medicine definitions for dietician

dietitian

n.

A person specializing in dietetics.

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