mean calorie


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mean calorie

[′mēn ′kal·ə·rē]
(thermodynamics)
One-hundredth of the heat needed to raise 1 gram of water from 0 to 100°C.
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BARMY European rules will mean calorie counters will have to get used to using kilojoules instead.
Mean calorie underestimation in Experiment 1 was almost -400 calories and ranged to -585 calories for a Panera chicken sandwich (actual value of 1,070 calories).
H2 predicted that the provision of objective calorie information in Serving Facts panels would increase consumers' estimates of (a) mean calorie estimates per drink they consumed in the prior week and (b) total calories from their seven-day total alcohol beverage consumption.