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Bound to change diet (4)

Ross

I believe the answer is:

tied

'bound' is the definition.
('tie' can be a synonym of 'bind')

'change diet' is the wordplay.
'change' indicates anagramming the letters.
'diet' with letters rearranged gives 'TIED'.

'to' acts as a link.

(Other definitions for tied that I've seen before include "Drawn" , "Bound to diet" , "Roped into diet" , "Fastened, bound" , "Bound or secured" .)

I've seen this clue in The Mirror.
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