Definition of 'drinking'
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Drinking a lot of tea may increase the risk of rheumatoid arthritis. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Drinking coffee has also been found to reduce fertility. Alternative Health Care for Women (1991)Drinking tea doesn't appear to make a difference. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Drinking milk is also a good idea because it is rich in calcium and magnesium, which help muscles to relax. Times, Sunday Times (2011)DRINKING coffee before playing sport can boost your performance, researchers have claimed. The Sun (2011) DRINKING at least four cups of tea a day cuts the risk of a heart attack, researchers claim. The Sun (2008)Drinking tea, for example, can inhibit the uptake of iron from food. Times, Sunday Times (2008)
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