Definition of Calorie. Meaning of Calorie. Synonyms of Calorie

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Definition of Calorie

Calorie
Calorie Cal"o*rie, n. [F., fr. L. calor heat.] (Physics) The unit of heat according to the French standard; the amount of heat required to raise the temperature of one kilogram (sometimes, one gram) of water one degree centigrade, or from 0[deg] to 1[deg]. Compare the English standard unit, Foot pound.

Meaning of Calorie from wikipedia

- For historical reasons, two main definitions of calorie are in wide use. The small calorie or gram calorie (usually denoted cal) is the amount of heat energy...
- the calorie; more precisely, the "food calorie", "large calorie" or kilocalorie (kcal or Cal), equal to 4.184 kilojoules. (Contrast the "small calorie" (cal)...
- "A calorie is a calorie" is a tautology used to convey the speaker's conviction that the concept of the "calorie" is in fact a sufficient way to describe...
- Calorie restriction (caloric restriction or energy restriction) is a dietary regimen that reduces food intake without incurring malnutrition. "Reduce"...
- deCamp Calorie Kun Vs. Moguranian, a video game Calorie restriction, a dietary regime Calorie count laws for restaurant chains Empty calorie, calorie provided...
- A negative-calorie food is food that supposedly requires more food energy to be digested than the food provides. Its thermic effect or specific dynamic...
- meal timing schedules that cycle between voluntary fasting (or reduced calorie intake) and non-fasting over a given period. Three methods of intermittent...
- CalorieMate (カロリーメイト karorīmeito) is a brand of nutritional energy bar and energy gel foods produced by Ot**** Pharmaceutical Co., in ****an. It was first...
- A very-low-calorie diet (VLCD), also known as semistarvation diet and crash diet, is a type of diet with very or extremely low daily food energy consumption...
- Food consumption is the amount of food available for human consumption as estimated by the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) Food...
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