any natural food popularly believed to promote or sustain good health, as by containing vital nutrients, being grown without the use of pesticides, or having a low sodium or fat content.
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How to use health food in a sentence
It’s currently available in Publix, GNC and local health food stores.‘Now we work with thousands’: How getting on TikTok transformed this drink brand’s influencer strategy | Kimeko McCoy | October 7, 2021 | Digiday
Also sold in health food stores, these cheesecakes were often made from soy milk soured naturally with the same kind of airborne cultures used to sour dairy milk.Vegan Cheese Is Ready to Compete With Dairy. Is the World Ready to Eat It? | Alicia Kennedy | April 1, 2021 | Eater
Corn flour, the superfine relative of cornmeal, is available at specialty markets, health food stores and online from retailers such as Bob’s Red Mill.This twist on the classic Linzer cookie adds gentle sweetness and texture with corn flour | Roxana Jullapat | December 2, 2020 | Washington Post
“health food Restaurant” is a perfect combination of physical humor, visual gags, and hilarious one-liners.
Do you think of yourselves as rebels fighting against the current health food craze?
Only in America would Chicken McNuggets and large fries look like health food.
A certain breakfast food is said to have lost much of its popularity since advertised as a health food.Civics and Health | William H. Allen
I thought that Mrs. Jameson, between the stove at her back and the hot water in her health food, would have her just deserts.The Jamesons | Mary E. Wilkins Freeman
The cold sore had vanished permanently under a régime of health-food, dumb-bells, and icy plunges.Gigolo | Edna Ferber
"And I also admit that sweet and sour fish ain't exactly a health food, Mawruss," Abe said.Potash and Perlmutter Settle Things | Montague Glass
Our health food Stores will supply everything you need for a perfect health diet.Food Remedies | Florence Daniel
British Dictionary definitions for health food
vegetarian food organically grown and with no additives, eaten for its dietary value and benefit to health
(as modifier): a health-food shop
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