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usual body weight

Abbreviation: UBW
Body weight value used to compare a person's current weight with his or her own baseline weight. The UBW may be a more realistic goal than the ideal body weight for some individuals. See: ideal body weight
See also: weight
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In this study, we have found that the NBW increases with increase in UBW in both primipara and multipara (t = -0.653 and t =-0.615, respectively).
The choreography, by UBW director Jawole Willa Jo Zollar and JANT-BI director Germaine Acogny, intertwines the two groups without stripping either of identity, aptly representing the fraught history that brings the U.S.
In December of that year, Zollar and three UBW dancers lived and studied with JANT-BI in Toubab Dialaw, Senegal, the small town where Acogny's school is located.