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macrobiotic

mac·ro·bi·o·tic

macrobiotic

pronunciation:
mae kro baI a tihk
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part of speech: adjective
definition 1: of or relating to macrobiotics or the dietary practice or foods characteristic of it.
definition 2: long-lived or promoting long life.
Word Parts
The word macrobiotic contains the following part:
macro- Greek prefix that means large, long
synonyms:
magn, magna, magni, maxi, mega, megal, megalo, -megaly
antonyms:
min, micro-