A food pyramid developed by the US Department of Agriculture, displaying color-coded food groups arranged according to recommended levels of consumption in a healthy diet.
- Just about every brand features the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Guide Pyramid.
- Today, nuts are classified as part of the USDA Food Guide Pyramid's Meat / Meat Alternate Group.
- Separate dietary guidelines for older adults should include a Food Guide Pyramid tailored to this population.
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Syllabification: Food Guide Pyr·a·mid
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