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A vegetarian who consumes dairy products and eggs but does not eat animal flesh.
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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.