pescatarian

or pes·ce·tar·i·an

[ pes-kuh-tair-ee-uh n ]
/ ˌpɛs kəˈtɛər i ən /

noun

a person whose diet is mostly vegetarian but includes fish and seafood.

adjective

of or relating to pescatarians or their diet: a pescatarian breakfast.

Nearby words

  1. pesach,
  2. pesade,
  3. pesaro,
  4. pescadores,
  5. pescara,
  6. peseta,
  7. pesewa,
  8. peshawar,
  9. peshito,
  10. peshitta

Origin of pescatarian

1990–95; probably from Italian pesce fish (from Latin piscis) + (vege)tarian

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