Word of Wisdom
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- (Mormonism) The health code contained in the Doctrine and Covenants. It specifically prohibits the consumption of alcohol, tobacco, hot drinks (usually interpreted/construed as coffee and/or tea), and excessive amounts of meat.
2007 May, John B. Dickson, “Commitment to the Lord”, in Ensign, pages 14-15:
- As a young man he decided that he would always keep the Word of Wisdom and never use alcohol or tobacco.
- Word of Wisdom on LDS.org.