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Synonyms for ration

the food allowance for one day (especially for service personnel)

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a fixed portion that is allotted (especially in times of scarcity)

restrict the consumption of a relatively scarce commodity, as during war

distribute in rations, as in the army

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THE GOLDEN RULEAccording to a book by Prof G F Heuser of New York State College of Agriculture, the idea that minerals given in excess do no harm even if they do no good, or that small amounts of minerals in a ration are better than a large amount is wrong.
For this reason, Koyle Devi used to buy rice from a ration shop at a rate of one rupee per kilogram from her earnings.
The 24-hour cc (dehydrated) ration is a variant of the 24-hour gp ration but the main meal and pudding pouches are all freeze dried.
As well as, Haddad and Ereifej (2004) showed that digestibility coefficients of DM, OM, and NDF were not affected with increasing bakery by-products levels of 10, 20, and 30 % DM, in goat kids ration.
They were followed by successive ration schemes for meat, tea, jam, biscuits, breakfast cereals, cheese, eggs, lard, milk, and canned and dried fruit.
Digitisation of ration cards has been completed in all the states.
Meanwhile, the number of ration cards in Egypt has reached 18.
Later, in Canada, my unit became guinea pigs for trial field rations.
Moreover, patterns of implicit rationing suggest nurses ration care based on an informal system of prioritization that favors elements of care with a direct and immediate effect on patient outcomes and elements of care that require predictable time consumption (Schubert et al.
the false notion that the United States does not ration health care:
KUWAIT, Dec 31 (KUNA) -- Providing food security is amongst the chief priorities for the government and since the establishment of the Kuwait Supplies Company in 1972, ration cards played an important role in providing high-quality goods to consumers with nominal prices.
To begin with, the government was begin with, the government was T reluctant to issue ration books, preferring to ask the population to regulate its behaviour.
Karachi -- Burj Bank Limited and Alamgir Welfare International Trust conducted a Ration Distribution Ceremony in Karachi whereby 100 ration packets were distributed to the underprivileged members of the society.
Pregnant women were allowed more food tokens and children aged five and over had their own ration books.
HYDERABAD -- The Pakistan Army has so far dropped seven thousand tons of ration (food) through Helicopters for drought hit people in far flung and inaccessible areas of Tharparkar district.