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weight gain

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Definition of weight gain in English:

noun

[mass noun]
An increase in body weight: insulin can contribute to weight gain [count noun]: the breed can achieve average daily weight gains of 1.35 kg
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  • They will also help scientists looking into the problem of increasing weight gain and obesity.
  • High GI foods have been linked with an increased risk of weight gain, heart disease and diabetes.
  • I guess the kebab and the eight bars of chocolate she later admitted to eating were also contributing factors to her weight gain.

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