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  1. Calorie, kilogram calorie, kilocalorie, large calorie, nutritionist's calorie(noun)

    a unit of heat equal to the amount of heat required to raise the temperature of one kilogram of water by one degree at one atmosphere pressure; used by nutritionists to characterize the energy-producing potential in food


  1. kilogram calorie(Noun)

    The amount of energy needed to raise the temperature of a kilogram of water by a degree centigrade:

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