[ pes-kuh-tair-ee-uh n ]
/ ˌpɛs kəˈtɛər i ən /
a person whose diet is mostly vegetarian but includes fish and seafood.
of or relating to pescatarians or their diet: a pescatarian breakfast.
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Origin of pescatarian
1990–95; probably from Italian pesce fish (from Latin piscis) + (vege)tarian
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