phytophilia

phytophilia

A healthy dietary preference leading to an emphasis on vegetables and fruit rather than animal and dairy products.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005
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In their essay "Writing Phytophilia: Philosophers and Poets as lovers of Plants" (2013) where Marder and Patricia Vieira trace the role of plants in Rousseau's philosophy and the profession of a "love" of plants in Western Metaphysics--they comment, "with very few exceptions metaphysical philosophers have not been phytophiles and so were incapable of loving being as a whole" (p.
Marder, Michael & Patricia Vieira, 'Writing Phytophilia: Philosophers and Poets as Lovers of Plants', Frame 26.2, Nov 2013, pp.37-53.