dietary fiber

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dietary fiber

[¦dī·ə‚ter·ē ′fī·bər]
(food engineering)
The plant-cell-wall polysaccharides and lignin in a food or food ingredient that are not broken down by the digestive enzymes of animals and humans.
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Nutrition information per Serving 400 calories 18g total fit (4g saturated fat) 100mg cholesterol, 940mg sodium, 18g total carbohydrate, 4g dietry fiber, 8g sugar, 46g protein Daily Values 50% vitamin A, 120% vitamin c, 12% calcium, 16% iron, 10% folate.