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stick

Nursing verb To perform a venipuncture

stick

[Shortening of for needlestick]
A colloquial term for puncture, esp. the puncturing of the skin or a blood vessel.

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Q. I was confused, is he really sticking to diet? My friend is following Fixed-menu diet which I didn’t hear before. He told that he is in diet but he is taking some of the food which he likes. I was confused, is he really sticking to diet?

A. Of course, your friend may be under diet control. I will tell you what fixed menu diet means? A fixed-menu diet provides a list of all the foods you will eat. The merits of this kind of diet are that it can be easy to follow because the foods are selected for you. However the demerit of this type of diet is that you get only few varieties of food which will make the diet boring and it will be hard to follow. If you start with a fixed-menu diet, it is easy to follow.

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Sticky reported sales for 2016 of approximately USD1.
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Sticky Shoes was developed by a couple of ladies who needed an innovative yet reliable solution to avert a major wardrobe malfunction on an important event.
11 foxtail millet strains including 7 landraces (Xinji" sticky millet, Anyanghong" sticky millet, Green sticky millet, Shanxi" sticky millet, Yellow sticky millet, Linxian" black sticky millet, Xincai" sticky millet), 4 modern varieties (Jigu 30, Jigu 19, Jite 5, Early white waxy") were grown in the experimental field of the College of Agriculture, Henan University of Science and Technology on 10 May, 2012.
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The Director of Information of Baghdad Operations Command, Colonel Qassem Atiya said in a statement to the National Iraqi News Agency/ NINA / that people should be cautious when they use their personal cars , as the terrorist groups began activating their old style, by putting sticky bombs in the cars of citizens .
Ad-a-Note says it is revolutionizing the newspaper sticky note industry with a patented, turnkey solution applied on press and at full press speeds from a continuous web, eliminating postpress equipment requirements and application issues.
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