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2006-04-06 14:35:00

Adding more pine nuts to your diet may help you lose weight, results of a new study suggest. The findings show that a compound in Korean pine tree nuts acts as an appetite suppressant.


Word of the Day
postliminy
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.