calorie-controlled


calorie-controlled
adj.
Calorie-controlled is used with these nouns: ↑diet

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  • Fatfield Diet — The Fatfield Diet is a calorie controlled diet designed to induce healthy weight loss, created in the 1990s by British author and The Sun journalist Sally Ann Voak. The diet was originally devised for a serial feature on the BBC daytime… …   Wikipedia

  • diet — noun 1 food sb/sth usually eats ADJECTIVE ▪ good, healthful (AmE), healthy, nutritious, sensible ▪ balanced, varied, well balanced …   Collocations dictionary


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