Are you still a 'vegetarian' if you eat fish and other seafood but no meat at all?

Answer This question is asked every day, and you will notice you've received various responses, from "Vegetarians do not eat fish" to "My best friend's uncle is a vegetarian and he eats fish" to (my favor... Read More »

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Need clarification. Why do some people consider seafood (like fish) not meat?

LIke a lot of things, it had its basis in religion. In Judaism and Catholicism (which grew out of Judaism) there seems to be a distinction made between the flesh of land animals (mammals, mostly) a... Read More »

If a person eats fish but not meat are they technically a vegetarian?

Fish is meat and your friend is not a vegetarian. I got into an argument today with someone who said they ate meat sometimes but they are still a vegan. I think people just like to hear themselves ... Read More »

What type of meat are seafood scallops made of?

Scallops are bivalve mollusks, a type of shellfish, related to oysters. Ocean fisheries harvest scallops for their adductor muscles--the muscles that hold their two shells together--which are popul... Read More »

Are fish seafood?

According to Merriam-Webster, seafood is defined as edible marine fish or shellfish. Fish is high in protein but low in fat and is ideal for a balanced diet. Only fresh or properly preserved fish s... Read More »