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diet

in Scots practice
1 the date fixed by a court for hearing a case.
2 a single session of a court.

DIET. An assembly held by persons having authority to manage the public affairs of the nation. In Germany, such assemblies are known by this name:

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After acclimatization, the rats were equally divided into 3 groups and fed Zn deficient diet, Zn adequate diet, control diet and water ad libitum for 30 days respectively.
This unique live model system can evaluate the effect of a given compound/ingredient for survival on a nutritionally deficient diet.
This is because boron supplementation of Ca-P deficient diet decreased feed intake, whereas numerical increases were seen when birds fed on a standard diet.
27, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Researchers from George Washington University and the Smithsonian Institution have discovered evidence to debunk the theory that Neandertals' disappearance was caused in part by a deficient diet - one that lacked variety and was overly reliant on meat.
Within this study, the rats fed the zinc deficient diet weighed less than the rats fed the zinc adequate diet.
A deficiency of 25(OH) Vitamin D is common especially during the winter season in the Northern and Southern latitudes due to an insufficient sun exposure, but Vitamin D deficient diet may partially contribute to it.
IF ALL the nails are affected, a deficient diet, digestive problem or over exposure to water, chemicals or sunlight could be to blame.