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Fibs

 

an aqueous solution of biogenic stimulants with added synthetic substances. The name is formed from the surname initials of the scientists who proposed the method for its preparation, V. P. Filatov, V. A. Biber, and V. V. Skorodinskaia. FiBS consists of a distillation of estuarine mud, cinnamic acid, and coumarin. In medicine it is injected subcutaneously to treat some eye diseases, certain forms of arthritis, and trophic ulcers.

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This is a humorous and gentle moral tale about the healing power of the truth and the feelings of guilt and isolation that can be created even by little fibs.
To facilitate this aspect of the survey the FIB serves as a compilation of foods consumed in the country, divided into food groups and subgroups.
Parents should not be alarmed if their child tells a fib," said Dr Kang Lee, director of the Institute of Child Study at Toronto University who carried out the research.
But 75 per cent agreed it was OK to fib to save someone's feelings.
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During A Fib, the heart's two small upper chambers (the atria) quiver instead of beating effectively.