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diet

view main entry for dietverb [intransitive]  /ˈdaɪət/ 
American English pronunciation: dietClick to listen to the pronunciation of diet

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dieting

   noun [uncountable]
American English pronunciation: dietingClick to listen to the pronunciation of dieting

emoji

a small digital image … which is used in electronic communication to express emotion or other simple concepts

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major on (doing) sth

to have or do a lot of something; to focus on a particular thing

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