semi-vegetarian

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semi-veg·e·tar·i·an

a vegetarian who consumes dairy products, eggs, chicken, and fish, but does not consume other animal flesh.

semi-vegetarian

adjective Referring to near-vegetarian diet consisting of plant foods but which may include chicken or fish, dairy products, and eggs (but not red meat). 
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Such as those annoying people who stand too close behind you in a supermarket queue and start grabbing for the bags before you can finish packing your own; loud pseudo-vegetarians who eat fish; shops that don't take debit cards unless you spend pounds 5 or more; or 5p pieces (can there be anyone in Wales or the UK who actually likes these tiny discs?).
While traditional natural foods consumers, including strict vegetarians, rate the nutritional profile as their most important purchase criterion, "pseudo-vegetarians" (his term for part-time vegetarians) will most likely be looking for a strong balance between nutrition and good taste, Celentano says.