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).
The study does not mean calorie restriction is the "fountain of youth", but it does "add evidence for the role of diet in delaying the effects of aging and agerelated disease", Ginsberg explained.