calorifacient

calorifacient

[kuh-lawr-uh-fey-shuhnt, -lor-, kal-er-uh-]
adjective
(of foods) producing heat.

Origin:
1850–55; calori- + -facient

Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To calorifacient
WordNet
calorifacient

adjective
producing heat; usually used of foods; "calorifacient chili peppers" 
WordNet® 3.0, © 2006 by Princeton University.
Cite This Source
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature
FAVORITES
RECENT

;