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teasing

the act of parading a male before a female to see if she displays estrus, and is therefore in a state where mating is likely to be fertile.
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Weight-related teasing also occurs in physical activity environments, but the breath of current research focuses exclusively on children and adolescents (Faith, Leone, Ayers, Heo, & Pietrobelli, 2002).
A police officer told INDIA TODAY that in Haryana, there is a tendency not to report the cases of eve- teasing .
The results revealed that the prevalence of teasing among CLP patients in the past was 51.
The participants then completed the 8-item Attitude Toward Teasing (ATT) measure ([alpha] = .
Usually, eve teasing is explained as unwanted sexual conduct that happens in public places.
Those of us that like to think the English still lead the way in teasing might want to look away now though, because in France the playground teasing is apparently so bad that the government will step in and change your name if they think the one your parents gave you might lead to ridicule growing up.
Types of weight teasing included being called names, made fun of or laughed at.
I know I've probably lost friends because of this, but why can't people see that their teasing really hurts?
Animal bites can happen if your child is teasing or playing boisterously with a domestic pet, usually a cat or a dog.
This study examined gender differences in adolescent participants in sport and physical activity, in teasing experiences specific to the physical activity domain, and the relationship between adolescent physical activity and body image.
Here's how Katie, who is 7, and her mom dealt with teasing from some of Katie's classmates about her Star Wars water bottle, shirt, and backpack.
The number of children in the United States who suffer as a result of teasing and bullying is staggering.