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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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For seven weeks, 30 men were assigned a low-energy liquid diet, followed by two weeks of reintroduction to solid foods.
The ability to be consumed as soon as the post-op patient has progressed to a full liquid diet.
Thirty-six adult male Wistar rats (4 months-old) weighing an average of 460 g were randomized into four groups (9 rats per group), as follows: Test group A (low)--rats were fed an ethanol-containing liquid diet with ethanol representing 22% of total caloric value; Control group A--rats were fed a pair-fed control diet (ethanol replaced by isocaloric amounts of carbohydrate); Test group B (high)--rats were fed an ethanol-containing liquid diet with ethanol representing 36% of total caloric value; and Control group B--rats were fed a pair-fed control diet (ethanol replaced by isocaloric amounts of carbohydrate).
NEW YORK -- Liquid diet supplements offer consumers a convenient and pleasant way to control their appetites.
After all, it was Jack Charlton, during his days as manager of the Republic of Ireland, who insisted his men adopt a special liquid diet.
He was on a liquid diet because he was unable to swallow solids.
Some polyps or cancers may have been missed because the patients didn't maintain a liquid diet in advance of the test or didn't drink all of the bowel-emptying preparatory medication.
We're already spending an estimated $1 billion annually on either medically sponsored liquid diets or over-the-counter liquid diet products.
The Rhyl printer is still on a liquid diet a month after the attack, with his jaw wired shut by doctors.