Also spelled 'veg*an', derived from vegan and vegetarian and the use in computer languages of * as a wildcard
veg*n (comparative more veg*n, superlative most veg*n)
- Vegetarian and/or vegan.
veg*n (plural veg*ns)
- Vegetarian and/or vegan; a person who may either eat no animal flesh or eat no animal products at all.
Veg*n is generally used when referring to a group of people that includes both vegetarians and vegans.