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proportional

In medical ethics, commensurate, that is, acceptably balanced between the risk for harm and the likelihood of benefit.

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Q. I have found that my body weight has high proportion of water in total weight.. I have found that my body weight has high proportion of water in total weight, and it makes me to take less water and there by increasing my thirst, which in turn stresses my body a lot, what can I do to reduce this problem…..?

A. Your body has a way of compensating when it is lacking something. When you are dehydrated, your body will retain fluids, hence the excess water.
drink plenty of water daily and you will find that you will lose this puffiness as your body adjusts to getting what it needs.

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If more than half the votes support proportional representation on the first question, the proportional system with the most support on the second question will be adopted.
The minority deserve representation just like the majority.Countries using proportional system include Rwanda, Algeria, Angola, Burkina Faso, Denmark, Israel, Mozambique, Namibia and Norway.
Our current tax system is chronically complex and requires a radical overhaul and this low proportional tax rate policy should be a priority as we reach the promised land of Brexit.
He said the proportional representation systems are used by most of the world's major democracies.
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For over three decades researchers have stressed the general importance of proportional reasoning (Che, 2009; Karplus, Pulos, & Stage, 1983).
The Scottish Parliament uses a mixed proportional representation system to elect its members.
Both parties want a proportional representation system to be implemented in time for next year's local council elections in Coventry.
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The evaluation of efficiency improvement potential applying the proportional pressure control for variable speed pumps in heating systems is very important, while normally pumps are operating via constant differential pressure control.
The Joint Meeting Parties (JMP) has been demanding parliamentary elections and a system of proportional representation even prior to the 2011 uprising, which catapulted Yemen on a path of change.