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Dietary Fats Determinants of Preference, Selection and Consumption/Proceedings Held at Afrc Institute of Food Research, Shinfield, Reading, Uk on 1- by David J. Mela

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Published by Elsevier Applied Science .
Written in English


  • Food habits,
  • Dietetics & nutrition,
  • Health/Fitness,
  • Human Nutrition,
  • Lipids,
  • Congresses,
  • Lipids in human nutrition

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The Physical Object
Number of Pages192
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8971330M
ISBN 101851668659
ISBN 109781851668656

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