macrobiotic


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mac·ro·bi·ot·ic

(mak'rō-bī-ot'ik),
1. Long lived.
2. Tending to prolong life.

macrobiotic

adjective
(1) Long-lived; that which prolongs life. 
(2) Referring to a lifestyle and diet (macrobiotics, see there) promulgated by George Ohsawa.

mac·ro·bi·ot·ic

(mak'rō-bī-ot'ik)
1. Long-lived.
2. Tending to prolong life.
See also: macrobiotic diet

macrobiotic

prolonging life.
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