Fast by

Related to Fast by: Water fast
close or near to; near at hand.

See also: Fast

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They can also compensate for a missed fast by paying for someone to be fed.
Most families train their children to fast by having them do so from dawn to noon.
This is the fourth indefinite fast by Hazare since April last year.
Professor Baqi, said that diabetic patients can fast by taking medicine at the time of fasting (Sehar) and break (Iftar), as advised by the physician.
The investment in FAST by Times Online will also create contextual advertising solutions for the company's advertisers.