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Synonyms for spare tire

excess fat around the waistline

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Taking simple steps to living a healthier life can help you lose your spare tyre and cut your risk of death, said Dr Jacquie the Lavin, head of nutrition and research at Slimming World.
Manufacturers including BMW argue that it does away with the need of spare tyre helping it reduce the weight of the vehicle and improving its performance and fuel economy.
They had hidden the pills in the spare tyre thinking it's a safe place," Mahdi said.
Yet 97% of people are unaware of a link, despite 71% of those surveyed saying they had a spare tyre or muffin top.
Dr Mike Knapton, associate medical director for the British Heart Foundation, said: "That harmless spare tyre around your waist is actually a major health hazard.
CAR makers Toyota are recalling 600,000 Sienna minivans in the US over fears of rusty spare tyre cables snapping.
He said: "I am concerned because the financial system in the UK does not seem to have a spare tyre for the provision of capital to non-financial businesses when the banking system has popped a leak.
Furthermore, CO2 emissions over the spare tyre lifecycle -- from raw material procurement to disposal -- could be lowered by approximately 2 millions tonnes of CO2 per year.
The very generous dinner lady Mrs Conway who gave us second helpings - and I've struggled with my spare tyre ever since Mrs, C.
Around the same number could not find their spare tyre and nearly half could not fit it even if they did locate it.
Residents said most cars had at least two tyres damaged, making it difficult for them to get mobile again as they only had one spare tyre in each car.
Drivers should ensure the safety of their tyres and ensure the spare tyre is in a good condition, the General Directorate of Traffic's director of licencing affairs Lieutenant Colonel Abdulrahman Mohammed Al Moawda said.
While 5-10 kgs of marijuana along with and 4,000 narcotic tablets were seized at Hamad International Airport from passengers, 704 narcotic tablets 'Lyrica' were found hidden in the spare tyre of a car at Abu Samra port.
WILL you get out of bed Never mind your aching head, Me mother is here for tea Now it's ten past three I know you and her don't agree You could put your sickly face on While knawing on a scone Me mother shouted up the stairs Just leave him there He's the worst for wear He looks dire what a mess He's like that left over turkey Nowt but a skinful and legless Last neat he danced roond the club floor Ee, I couldn't look any more I divvent see what you admire The only thing swingin Was his beer belly spare tyre He's like the Angel of the North Never puts his hands in his pocket For all its worth He couldn't get any worse Mother stop it Just call a truce While your in me hoose I knew I'd get the blame It's always the same Always the way Every Boxing Day.