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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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(2) Risks for the development of caries include: low socio-economic status, low education level, cariogenic diet, diminished salivary flow, high concentrations of cariogenic microflora, race/ethnicity, poor access to health care, special health care needs, inadequate fluoride, poor oral hygiene, and previous caries.
Cariogenic diet is that of a soft consistency and high in carbon carbohydrates, especially fermentable sugars such as sucrose.
Dental caries is classified as a multifactorial pathology, where a dynamic process is developed on the microbial deposits upon the dental surface on which there is the intervention of biological factors like microorganisms, cariogenic diet, and a susceptible host, which interact over time to produce the mineral loss caused by the imbalance between the fluids from the dental plaque and the minerals from the tooth (3).