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Last Updated: Tuesday April 13 2010 17:14 GMT

What do you think of the word 'obesity'?

What do you think of the word 'obesity'?

It's probably something you hear a lot - when people talk about healthy eating and exercise. But are you sick of it?

A group of school kids in Liverpool think the word is so offensive that they want the city council to ban it when they're talking to kids about the condition.

So what would they use instead? And will it catch on across the UK? Ricky's got the story.