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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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Dieters are assigned one of five calorie levels of between 1300 and 1850 calories per day, based on their gender and current weight.
Professor Fiona Gribble, pictured, tests the dieters again to measure what effect shedding pounds has had on their metabolic rate and has some useful tips to get the scales heading south again.
Lee Smith, managing director of the firm, said that the key for many dieters is not how much they eat but when they do it.
It's possible that the more-ambitious dieters picked that option.
Research also shows 48% of dieters switch plans every six months.
After about three months, a new study found, obese dieters who drank two cups of water before each meal lost 5 pounds more than a group of dieters who didn't increase their water intake.
The study found that the dieters lost the same amount, 6.
Researchers discovered that these are directly linked to how disciplined dieters are about their dieting.
Around 53% of Welsh dieters lied to themselves about their calorie intake and 42% skipped breakfast to reduce it.
Just as important were the improvements in self-esteem and depression that the women in the intervention group experienced, improvements none of the dieters showed.