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Definition of Caloric

Caloric
Caloric Ca*lor"ic, n. [L. calor heat; cf. F. calorique.] (Physics) The principle of heat, or the agent to which the phenomena of heat and combustion were formerly ascribed; -- not now used in scientific nomenclature, but sometimes used as a general term for heat. Caloric expands all bodies. --Henry.
Caloric
Caloric Ca*lor"ic, a. Of or pertaining to caloric. Caloric engine, a kind of engine operated by heated air.

Meaning of Caloric from wikipedia

- Caloric is a brand of kitchen appliances, which dates back to 1903. Caloric Corporation began as the Klein Stove Company in Philadelphia in 1890. The...
- A caloric deficit is any shortage in the amount of calories consumed relative to the amount of calories required for maintenance of current body weight...
- The caloric theory is an obsolete scientific theory that heat consists of a self-repellent fluid called caloric that flows from hotter bodies to colder...
- In medicine, the caloric reflex test (sometimes termed 'vestibular caloric stimulation') is a test of the vestibulo-ocular reflex that involves irrigating...
- the body. Energy portal Food portal Science portal Basal metabolic rate Caloric theory Conversion of units of energy Empty calorie Food energy Nutrition...
- Energy density is the amount of energy stored in a given system or region of space per unit volume. It may also be used for energy per unit m****, though...
- Calorie restriction (caloric restriction or energy restriction) is a dietary regimen that reduces food intake without incurring malnutrition. "Reduce"...
- In differential equations, the mth-degree caloric polynomial (or heat polynomial) is a "parabolically m-homogeneous" polynomial Pm(x, t) that satisfies...
- Postmortem caloricity is a phenomenon where the body temperature of a corpse rises or remains unusually high for up to 2 hours after death instead of falling...
- commonly measured in Calories, the energy density of food is commonly called "caloric density". Energy density measures the energy released when the food is...
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