- a person whose diet consists chiefly of fruit.
Origin of fruitarian
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The youngest child, and the only one who has lived as a fruitarian almost from infancy was certainly undeveloped.The Chemistry of Food and Nutrition
A. W. Duncan
They trudged along a little hungry, because of the fruitarian refreshments, and mentally very active.
The Goopes were the oddest little couple conceivable, following a fruitarian career upon an upper floor in Theobald's Road.
Then this partial vegetarian diet can be still further purified, until it is more entirely "fruitarian" in its nature.
The Simple Breakfast.In most fruitarian households the cooking for breakfast soon becomes simplified and lessened.
- a person who eats only fruit
- of or relating to a fruitariana fruitarian diet
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