What is the definition of vegetarian and non-vegetarian food?

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Vegetarian food is completely free of all meat, fish, poultry, and other animal products. This includes chicken broth and foods cooked with meat.
Ovo-vegetarians allow eggs in their diet but no dairy products, while lacto-vegetarians allow dairy products, but no eggs. Lacto-ovo-vegetarians allow dairy and eggs.
Many vegetarians also do not include gelatin in their diets, as it is frequently of animal origin.

You do not eat any type of meat. I eat alot of salad
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What is the definition of a vegetarian?

Vegetarian is where you do not eat any meat or seafood. Some peopledo not eat garlic or onion. vegetarian can be a choice or religion.Being is a vegetarian is good as most of the sickness and viruscomes from the meats bacteria

What is a vegetarian?

Vegetarians are people that don't eat anything that requires animal slaughter. This includes meat of all types (including fish, fowl, non vertebrates), gelatin, lard, rennet, carmine coloring; some say honey. A vegetarian is a person who does not eat meat vegetrian is people that eat vegetables He t (MORE)

What is vegetarianism?

Vegetarianism is the practice of avoiding the consumption of animal flesh. Animal-derived products such as eggs, cheese and milk are often still included. This often leads to an increase of other types of foods such as vegetables and alternative sources of protein and iron. Veganism is similar, wi (MORE)

What foods do vegetarians eat?

Well if there vegetarians then it's obviously no meat and all vegetables and nothing with animal fats and stuff in it so they have to be very careful with what they eat.

How do you be a vegetarian?

To be a vegetarian you have to avoid all products that contain traces of animals (including shellfish and fish). The obvious meat is an easy thing to avoid but there are tons of other things like rennet (enzymes from the stomachs of cows i.e. cheese), gelatin (boiled fish bones, or tendons i.e. yogu (MORE)

What vegetarian foods do Sikhs eat?

In Sikhism , only vegetarian food is served in the Gurdwara , but Sikhs are not totally bound to be meat-free. The general consensus is that Sikhs are free to choose whether to adopt the vegetarian or meat diet [1] , although once baptized by taking Amrit , some minority sects of Sikhs ( Damd (MORE)

Is vegetarian food kosher?

That depends; the FDA and USDA requirements for removal of bugs in vegetables is not as strict as the Jewish commandment to not eat any. So while technically yes, what is called vegetarian may in fact not be 100% free of animal or bug product.

What is the definition of 'vegetarian'?

Someone who does not eat any product by which an animal was killed for. Not only meat but also gelatin which is also in many types of sweets and of course jelly.

What foods does a vegetarian not eat?

Vegetarians do not eat the flesh of animals, including mammals, birds, and fish. Many vegetarians (strict vegetarians or vegans) do not eat anything that comes from an animal including eggs, milk and other dairy products, gelatin, and honey.

What are the best vegetarian foods?

Pizza Pasta--Pomodoro is my favorite sauce A good Asian stir fry Indian curries Mexican food Veggie sushi Thai food Lentil soup Minestrone A good sandwich w/avocado Smoothies Brown rice Beans Organic, locally grown fruits and veggies

Why is eating non-vegetarian food not good?

It's bad for your karma. Excessive meat consumption has been linked to cancer, obesity, heart disease, gout, digestive disturbances...most of these diseases are preventable...

Can you get vegetarian food in prison?

The answer here depends upon the prison in question. An inmate in a federal prison can request a vegetarian diet on religious grounds. State prisons will vary in practice from facility to facility.

What food do vegetarians eat?

It depends on how strict you are as a vegetarian. Some rule out all animal products which is called vegan-ism (a branch of vegetarianism), but most only avoid animal meats while eating all other types of food, including tofu, veggie burgers, grains, etc.

Do you have to eat soy food to be vegetarian?

No, there are some vegetarians and vegans with soy allergies. They get their protein through nuts, nut butters, sunflower and other seeds, seitan, tempeh, beans, grains, leafy green vegetables, and other great food.

Where can you find vegetarian food in Singapore?

Singapore boasts of a large variety in its vegetarian cuisine. Youwill find many Buddhist originated Chinese vegetarian stalls/hotelsserving you vegetarian dishes that retain their unique flavour,from soya-beans to omelet made of bean curd. What's more, Singaporehas its very own vegetarian society.

What are vegetarian foods that have protein?

Beans, soymilk, tofu, peanut butter, soy yogurt, bagel, veggie dogs, spaghetti, sunflower seeds, whole wheat bread, peas, almonds, cashews, rice, potatoes. There are a lot of others, but those are some basic. Hope I helped :)

What are the vegetarian super foods?

Alfalfa sprouts . Almonds - soaked . Apricots . Avocados . Bananas . Beets . Beet greens . Broccoli sprouts . Blackcurrants . Blueberries . Brazil nuts . Carob . Carrot juice . Chick peas (Garbanzo beans) . Chick pea sprouts . Dandelion greens . Fenugreek sprouts . Figs . Flaxseeds (MORE)

Which vegetarian foods are high in iron?

Spinach is the highest but A LOT of vegetables contain a lot of iron. Arugula is a delicious green that is filled with iron. It's great with spinach, another great source of iron, to make a delicious salad. With some capers and a balsamic vinegar you've got a complete and delicious salad. Cooked s (MORE)

When was vegetarian food made?

Vegetarain food has always been around. It was one of the first life forms on Earth, in the means of plants and nuts.

Is eating non vegetarian food healthier than vegetarian?

Answer: No. Excessive meat eating is associated with circulatory system diseases and cancer, the two leading causes of death in the U.S. Meat can also have concentrated amounts of heavy metals, pesticide residues, unnecessary drugs, saturated fat and cholesterol. Excessive protein can strain the ki (MORE)

What food can vegetarians consume?

There's a whole range of foods you can eat. There is a broad spectrum of vegetables and fruits, as well as nuts, seeds, grains, and lentils. Depending on personal choice of type of vegetarian diet, it may include dairy and eggs. If so, this opens up to include a range of cheese and yoghurt, as well (MORE)

Can vegetarian food make you fat?

Yes and no... ANY food can make you fat if you eat more calories than you burn every day. Fortunately, vegetables are very low in calories when considering the volume of food.

Vegetarian what kinds of food serve?

A simple answer like meatless foods helps some but it is necessary to realize that vegetarians come in varying degrees of "meatlessness". You should ask the vegetarians you are preparing the food for what their own personal limits are. Some vegetarians just don't eat meat (cattle, sheep, chickens e (MORE)

What foods can vegetarians eat and not eat?

Vegetarians don't eat the flesh of any animals, including mammals,fish, birds, and mollusks (e.g. clams). Ovo-vegetarians include eggs in their diet. Lacto-vegetarians include milk, cheese, and other dairy products. Ovo-lacto-vegetarians include both. Vegans include neither. Strict vegans don't eat (MORE)

Can a vegetarian live on canned food?

Can they? Yes. Should they? No. Canned foods are very high in sodium and are processed. Everyone should stick to fresh food if they have the option.

Why is food labelling important to vegetarians?

Because animal bi products are in everything these days and we need to pick out what could possibly not be vegetarian, unless of course the labelling has 'Suitable for Vegetarians' or a vegetarian symbol on it.

What vegetarian foods start with W?

watermelon water cress wafers walnuts wasabi - a condiment water chestnuts water crackers wax beans Weet bix wheat berry stew wheat germ white bean chilli/ chowder/ dip/ pate white rice wholemeal bread wild bamboo shoots wild mushrooms wild rice winged beans Winte (MORE)

Can Jews eat Vegetarian food?

There is no issue with Jews eating vegetarian food. However, religiously observant Jews would require that the food in question be kosher.

How do you get a Vegetarian?

What do you mean 'get' a vegetarian ?? If you mean become one or what is a vegetarian it means someone who doesn't eat meat.

Is fish a vegetarian or non vegetarian food?

Fish are animals, so by definition are not vegetarian food. Vegetarian food comes solely from plant matter, fungi, or other non-animals sources. There are many people who essentially eat a vegetarian diet that is supplemented with fish or other seafood.

What is the definition of vegetarian and non vegetarian food?

Vegetarian food does not contain any meat, or meat products (such as gelatine). It can contain dairy products or eggs. Non vegetarian food has meat or meat products in. Note: When I say meat, I include fish. (vegetarians that eat fish are called pesketarians)

Is bear a non vegetarian food animal?

I'm not entirely certain what you mean here. If it's about ahuman eating bear meat, or if it's about what the bear eats. . A bear is an animal, a mammal. Its body consists of meat.Vegetarians are not meant to eat meat. . You "can't" eat bear meat and still be 100% vegetarian. . Bears eat mostly p (MORE)

Why should you separate the Non vegetarian and vegetarian food?

Vegetarians aren't big fans of their food being covered in meat. I was once given a plate of veggie spring rolls which they had put on the same plate as my brother's prime ribs. Surprisingly they were no longer vegetarian after being covered in some form of meaty BBQ sauce.

Which is the worlds no 1 non-vegetarian food?

Well, this is basic: meat. The main goal of vegetarianism is to abstain of consuming animal meat, poultry, fish, shellfish, etc. Either for ethical reasons, healthy reasons, environmental reasons or religious reasons.

Is it smart to eat vegetarian food?

Of course it is! 'Vegetarian food' is just the other categories in the food pyramid -- Grains, fruits, vegetables, dairy. There's nothing unhealthy about eating vegetarian. You'll be consuming less saturated fats, which lowers your risk of cardiovascular disease as well. If you're planning on becomi (MORE)

Is Sabudana a vegetarian or non vegetarian food?

First off : Tapioca and Sabudana are derived from two differentplants: Tapioca from the root of Cassava plant. Sabudana from the stem ofthe sago palm. However, both are starches from plants and the only processing doneis to dry and powder them to convert them into usable form. 100%vegetarian. No ee (MORE)

Why do Muslims consume non-vegetarian food?

Dr. Zakir Naiz in his book 'Answers to non musims common questions'reply to this question as; 'Vegetarianism' is nowa movement the world over. Many even associate it with animalrights. Indeed, a large number of people consider the consumptionof meat and other non-vegetarian products to be a violat (MORE)

Can Hindus have non vegetarian food?

Hinduscriptures give permission to have non-vegetarian food a. There are many Hindus who are strictly vegetarian. They think itis against their religion to consume non-vegetarian food. But thetrue fact is that the Hindu scriptures permita person to have meat. The scriptures mention Hindu sages (MORE)

Who survives more without food a vegetarian or a non-vegetarian?

Neither. Whoever is more obese can survive off usable fat before the body starts eating muscle to eventually include the essential organs. Metabolic rates and level of activity also dictate overall energy consumption. In the end, calories in are calories stored. Meat is generally more calorically d (MORE)