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[loh-kal, -kal] /ˈloʊˈkæl, -ˌkæl/
adjective, Informal.
containing fewer calories than usual or standard:
a low-cal diet.
Origin of low-cal
low cal(orie) Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • The researchers point out that these restaurants were also the ones actively beefing up their low-cal options.
  • And that's smart, but what will happen is that the nation will have to go on a diet: they'll have to accept low-cal movies.
  • Put your low-cal dressing on the bottom of your salad storage container, and then layer your fresh veggies on top of the dressing.

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