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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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I think yo-yo diets are one of those things that are causing a lot of people to think differently from the way we're supposed to be acting in our social environments and we are secluding ourselves from the rest of society where we are the ones that tried to be part of society by yo-yo dieting.
DESPITE the temptation to lose weight before Christmas so you can overindulge later on, Food Doctor and nutritionist Ian Marber says it's important not to go on a yo-yo diet.
Whether you are a mum who has found it hard to shed the pounds after having children or a dad who wants to lose his beer belly, we will help you get in shape without any gimmicks or yo-yo diet plans.
HOW TO TAKE BACK CONTROL The Food Hospital dietician Lucy explains how to escape the yo-yo diet trap 1 Pick your moment.
Thirty mice, in groups of 10 each, received one of three diets: high fat, low fat or a yo-yo diet, consisting of four weeks of the high-fat diet followed by four weeks of the low-fat diet.