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CHIA

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chia

(che'a) [Sp. chía, fr Nahuatl (Aztec) chian, oily]
A member of the sage family of grains, Salvia hispanica. It is a rich nutritional source of amino acids and alpha-linoleic acid and has been proposed as an appetite suppressant. Synonym: salba
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Results: Club champion ladies, Jameela Daud, 86 c/b, Runner-up ladies, Ayse Kazdal, 86, Third place ladies, Andrea Muller, 95, Club champion men, Richard Chia, 79, Runner-up men, Per Sjostrand, 82, Third place men, John Prescott, 83, Best Nett ladies, Shirley Prescott, 72, Runner-up Nett ladies, Norina Utot, 74 c/b, Third nett ladies, Mia Maskri, 74, Best Nett men, Oyedele Alao, 69, Runner-up Nett men, Alex Borges, 72, Third Nett men, Henry Huneberg, 73 c/b, Longest Drive, Richard Chia, Closest to the Pin, Thibaut Burckhart.
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Chia seeds contain approximately 20% protein by weight, which is more than other common grains (which can range from 6-17%).
For 23 years, the Chia brand has been a holiday staple.
For instance, chia forms a gelatinous mass when you soak the seeds in water.
Chia resigned a year before the bankruptcy, but by then his name had become synonymous with all that was deemed wrong with Mahathir's administration.
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