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(of food) not causing an increase in weight when consumed in normal amounts.
- ‘‘Anywhere else in the world that I go to, the racecourses supply non-fattening foods including fruit and salads,’ says Smullen.’
- ‘The new regulations have put an end to that and the good things is that, if the laws are changed, we will be able to sell this tasty, non-fattening meat all the year round.’
- ‘Fill the belly with non-fattening food and the hunger pangs will be less.’
- ‘If you need to put something in your mouth chew sugar-free gum or something healthy and non-fattening.’
- ‘It's a fragrant, non-fattening feast for the senses that can also be absolutely affordable, if the flowers come right from your own back yard.’
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