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toga

1. a garment worn by citizens of ancient Rome, consisting of a piece of cloth draped around the body
2. the official vestment of certain offices

Toga

 

an outer garment worn by citizens of ancient Rome. A type of robe, the toga was usually made of white wool; the togas of equites (knights) and senators were decorated with a purple border. The all-white toga candida was worn by those seeking public office (hence the word “candidate”).

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In Europe and Mexico, where trials on the TOGA procedure have been conducted for several years, patients have lost about 40 percent of their excess weight.
One of the reasons the Ehrichs were sent on their mission Friday is that celebration organizers want to top the toga party record again.
The TOGA System has recently been evaluated in a multi-center, randomized, sham-controlled study, the outcomes of which will be used to seek FDA approval to market the system in the U.
There are plans to develop and expand our projects further and we are grateful for the timely motivation by the minister today, Mr Toga added.
after the event is over and still seeing people in togas.
Otherwise, the financial position of the TOGA operations is sound noted by the healthy fund balances including a cash funded debt service reserve maintained at maximum annual debt service and a separate unencumbered cash reserve balance of $17.
In a sea of white bedsheets, Anthony Allen's toga truly stood out.
TOGA has been successful to date in building its concession opportunities with duty-free and high-end retailers.
The Toga Group develops hotels, residential apartments and mixed use projects including retail and commercial across Australia, New Zealand and Europe, largely under the Adina, Vibe and Travelodge brands.
A PSYCHIATRIST who hosted a wild toga party where a guest died from a drugs overdose has been kicked out of the profession.
Event organizers meet to work out last-minute details in preparation for this year's toga party in Cottage Grove.
also know as Tipton Oil and Gas, (TOGA) and its subsidiaries, Gilbert's Lease Service, Toga Well Services and Blackrock Transportation, due to the number of unknown legal claims, disputes and litigation by Tipton, etal creditors to which Orbit has been joined as a party defendant.