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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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A 5km-walk every morning and this liquid diet saw her dropping weight drastically.
Her condition worsened when she was not able to tolerate liquid diet because of which she lost 10 kg of weight.
The patient was placed on a thick liquid diet and a proton pump inhibitor at the time of discharge.
The liquid diet had given her intestines time to recover from the shock of surgery.
With a liquid diet, a machine already used by beekeepers would be able to easily pump the bee food into the hives, a far less labor-intensive approach, says Cohen.
Muraoka quoted Kumiko as saying that her husband is recovering steadily and is having normal meals instead of a liquid diet.
I was on a liquid diet for 50 days, until September 4.
The appeals court held that summary judgment was precluded by questions of fact as to whether the officials intentionally interfered with previously prescribed medical treatment for the prisoners broken jaw by failing to provide a liquid diet and failing to return the prisoner to the hospital for treatment.
Treatment involves bed rest and a liquid diet to relieve the bowel, and antibiotics to deal with the infection--plus medication to relieve pain and bowel cramps, if necessary.
A liquid diet means fat-free bouillon or broth, Jell-O[R], strained fruit juice, water, plain coffee, plain tea, or diet soda.
In the days following surgery, patients must maintain a liquid diet of semi-solid foods that might consist of broth, unsweetened juice, sugar-free gelatin, or strained cream soup.
In case of infection the treatment usually involves advice for liquid diet.