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chewed

mod. abused. After that argument at the office yesterday, I really felt chewed.
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If you give your dog rawhide or bully sticks, buy the largest ones you can find, even comically large, and throw them away when they get chewed down to a size that could possibly be swallowed.
But also, because food that is not chewed properly goes into our digestive tract but our body doesn't know what to do with it, so it goes on to cause indigestion and bloating.
Researchers presented a study in which people chewed almonds 10 times, 25 times, or 40 times.
2 percent of the group, predominantly the boy's chewed gutka.
Researchers asked 38 participants--half of whom chewed gum, and half of whom did not--to complete a challenging 30-minute audio memory task.
A study by Cardiff University, published in the British Journal of Psychology, found that people who chewed gum during an audio memory task were able to focus for longer compared to a non-gum group.
The chewing gum is ready to be used only after it has been chewed, divided in piles of different shades and colours and warmed up in a microwave.
A three-year clinical study that culminated in 2001 involving 547 children aged nine to 14 in Hungary (four sets of children chewed gum for up to five times a day) showed a 40 per cent reduction in new cavities.
According to researchers from Cardiff University in the UK, people who chewed gum had a harder time recalling lists of letters and numbers than those who avoided the habit.
We think the herbivore needs the bolus (the soft mass of chewed food) to be in a precise place between each chew.
Student Abdul-Khaleq Al-Ashari, chewed qat four years ago until it made him ill.
The term "observed preferred chewing side" (OPCS) was used when the child chewed 5/7, 6/7 or 7/7 times on the same side.
I would have preferred if he'd still worn it because he chewed throughout the entire ceremony.
In each study, a group of patients chewed sugarless gum three times per day following surgery, for a period of five to 45 minutes, and were compared with patients who did not chew gum.
Ancient Greeks, Mayas, and Native Americans, for example, chewed on the sap, or resin, of certain types of trees.