Stuck on a problem? Get great tutoring at an affordable price with Chegg
to join and get your 1st 30 minutes Free!
From Biology-Online Dictionary
Basic diet -->
a diet consisting mainly of fruits, vegetables, and milk (with minimal amounts of meat, fish, eggs, cheese, and cereals), which, when catabolised, leave an alkaline residue to be excreted in the urine.
Synonym: acid-ash diet, basic diet.