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AcronymDefinition
DIETDesorption Induced by Electronic Transitions
DIETDistributed Interactive Engineering Toolbox (client-server applications)
DIETDry Ice Expanded Tobacco (manufacturing process)
DIETDistrict Institute of Educational Training (India)
DIETDecentralised Information Ecosystem Technologies (information processing and management )
DIETDeep Infiltration and Extraction Team (US Marine Corps)
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The diet possesses the general power of legislating for the empire; of making war and peace; contracting alliances; assessing quotas of troops and money; constructing fortresses; regulating coin; admitting new members; and subjecting disobedient members to the ban of the empire, by which the party is degraded from his sovereign rights and his possessions forfeited.
Provisions were extremely scarce; their chief sustenance was portable soup; a meagre diet for weary pedestrians.
Then the radical change in our diet was not good for us.
I regret to add, that he wrote, also, 'The Buzzard's Feast,' in which a carrion diet is contumeliously disparaged.
With her help, they had placed him on an entirely new diet.
Beside, there is something essentially unclean about this diet and all flesh, and I began to see where housework commences, and whence the endeavor, which costs so much, to wear a tidy and respectable appearance each day, to keep the house sweet and free from all ill odors and sights.
And with such a diet they may be expected to live in peace and health to a good old age, and bequeath a similar life to their children after them.
In Roeskilde, too, the members of the Danish Diet assemble.
The doctor had put him on a diet, and he had to be satisfied with a small hare dressed with a dozen young and tender spring chickens.
Having premised thus much, we will now detain those who like our bill of fare no longer from their diet, and shall proceed directly to serve up the first course of our history for their entertainment.
Naturally inclined to obesity, I am restricted to a dry diet.
The new doctor took up a stethoscope and sounded the patient, shook his head, prescribed medicine, and with extreme minuteness explained first how to take the medicine and then what diet was to be kept to.