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English definition of “slimming”

slimming

noun [U]   /ˈslɪm.ɪŋ/ UK
the act of trying to become thinner by eating less food: With all the diet-food and books on the market, slimming is big business these days. slimming aids/clubs/magazinesExercising and trainingDiets and dieting
(Definition of slimming noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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