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yo-yo dieting

yo–yo dieting

noun yo–yo di·et·ing \ˈyō-(ˌ)yō-ˈdī-ət-iŋ\

Definition of YO-YO DIETING

:  the practice of repeatedly losing weight by dieting and subsequently regaining it
March 02, 2015
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Having a changeable luster or color
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