lactoovovegetarian


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lac·to·o·vo·veg·e·ta·ri·an

(lak'tō-ō'vō-vej'i-tar'ē-ăn)
A vegetarian who consumes dairy products and eggs but does not eat animal flesh.
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Zinc absorption, mineral balance, and blood lipids in women consuming controlled lactoovovegetarian and omnivorous diets for 8 weeks.
Effects of an omnivorous diet compared with a lactoovovegetarian diet on resistance-training-induced changes in body composition and skeletal muscle in older men.
Lombard, et al., "Carnitine Status of Lactoovovegetarians and Strict Vegetarian Adults and Children," Am.