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ADJECTIVE (1)

1. having relatively few calories;
- Example: "diet cola"
- Example: "light (or lite) beer"
- Example: "lite (or light) mayonnaise"
- Example: "a low-cal diet"
[syn: light, lite, low-cal, calorie-free]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

-lite \-lite\ (-l[imac]t) suff. See -lith. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Lite \Lite\ (l[imac]t), a., adv., & n. Little. [Obs.] --Chaucer. [1913 Webster] Liter
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

-lith \-lith\ (-l[i^]th), -lite \-lite\ (-l[imac]t). suff. Combining forms fr. Gr. li`qos a stone; -- used chiefly in naming minerals and rocks. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

lite adj 1: having relatively few calories; "diet cola"; "light (or lite) beer"; "lite (or light) mayonnaise"; "a low-cal diet" [syn: light, lite, low-cal, calorie-free]
The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing (18 March 2015):

lite (Misspelling of "light", when used to mean "lightweight") A suffix denoting a scaled-down or crippled product, often designed to be distributed without charge, e.g. on a magazine coverdisk. An example is pklite. (1995-10-06)