The increase in reported ideal weight tracks the increase in Americans' reported actual weight over the same time.
What does A/W stand for?
A/W stands for Actual Weight
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When officers checked the actual weight of the shipment, it turned out that the quantity amounts to 1,980 kg.
When I weighed one of these, I found that the weight stamped on the packet did not match the actual weight of the box.
While the actual weight lost served as the best predictor, and therefore was the key factor in type 2 diabetes prevention in the study, the researchers point out that the weight loss amounts to a highly correlated measuring tool for reduced risk, with real results grounded in the lifestyle changes that brought on the weight loss.
The system incorporates a scale to provide actual weight feedback to the filler and uses two fills per container.
AIRLINE INDUSTRY INFORMATION-(C)1997-2004 M2 COMMUNICATIONS LTD Airlines operating small passenger aircraft in Canada may soon have to weigh their passengers to determine an aircraft's actual weight load.