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Noun1.FTO - a political movement that uses terror as a weapon to achieve its goals
act of terrorism, terrorism, terrorist act - the calculated use of violence (or the threat of violence) against civilians in order to attain goals that are political or religious or ideological in nature; this is done through intimidation or coercion or instilling fear
political movement - a group of people working together to achieve a political goal
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These results suggest that part of the reason people with the FTO variant are more likely to have obesity may be because dopamine signals in their brain cause them to feel more reward and craving when presented with high-calorie foods.
Kellis and Melina Claussnitzer of Harvard Medical School and colleagues discovered that a genetic variant linked to increased risk of obesity affects an intron that interrupts the FTO gene.
"At a point the Nigerian government was actually persuaded (along with the US State Department under Hillary Clinton that its best interest was served by not designating Boko Haram a Foreign Terrorist Organisation (FTO) apparently on the contradictory logic that doing so would alienate the North from the Nigerian and United States governments," the author wrote.
Figure 1 shows SEM images of ZnO NWs grown on FTO (Figure 1(a) for FTO-A and Figure 1(c) for FTO-B), sapphire (Figure 1(d)), and Si (Figure 1(e) for Si-A and Figure 1(f) for Si-B).
The objective of this study is to examine the role of FTO expression on regulation of fat deposition in Suzhong pigs.
The new research established a direct connection between the FTO gene, obesity, and heart failure.
In its reply submitted to this court, the law ministry had said that there was no need of filing a reference in the Supreme Judicial Council (SJC) or issuing a show-cause notice for termination of Mushtaq Sukhera as FTO.
The additional attorney general argued before the court that the appointment of the petitioner as FTO was made on the advice of the Prime Minister and therefore, it was void and the President withdrew the notification of appointment of the petitioner because it was void.
Hizballah was designated as an FTO in 1997 and as an SDGT in 2001.
He assailed the notification of June 12 that informed him about withdrawal of the notification of his appointment against the post of FTO in August last year.
CJ Minallah inquired that what would be the legal condition of the recommendations given by Sukhera in two years and how would the punishment announced by the FTO be seen.
The statement added that the Department "has also reviewed and maintained the FTO designation of Jundallah.