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  • v  fail to keep or to maintain; cease to have, either physically or in an abstract sense
  • v  fail to win
  • v  suffer the loss of a person through death or removal
  • v  place (something) where one cannot find it again
  • v  miss from one's possessions; lose sight of
  • v  allow to go out of sight
  • v  fail to make money in a business; make a loss or fail to profit
  • v  fail to get or obtain
  • v  retreat
  • v  fail to perceive or to catch with the senses or the mind
  • v  be set at a disadvantage

  • Where you gain weight on your body may play a significant role in how you can lose it.
  • You've heard it for years: to lose weight, hit the gym.
  • On a high-protein diet, you may lose some weight because you are eating fewer simple carbohydrates.
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  • Blount schools could lose teachers, staff after voters nix wheel tax
    Blount County Schools could lose up to 84 positions, officials say — from teachers, counselors and teaching assistants to an assistant principal, janitors and maintenance technicians — after voters Tuesday shut down an effort to create a wheel tax by a two-to-one margin.
    June 13, 2013 - Knoxville News Sentinel
  • Nearly 100 teachers to lose jobs in Harford Co.
    Severe budget cuts means dozens of teachers will lose their jobs in Harford County.
    June 12, 2013 - WBAL-TV Baltimore
  • Don’t forget: “Lose Your Lunch Money” event is today
    The Albertville Chamber of Commerce and “Blessings in a Backpack” invites you to “Lose Your Lunch Money” Wednesday, June 12 at the Albertville Farmer’s Market parking lot as well as the Chamber’s circ
    June 12, 2013 - The Sand Mountain Reporter

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