nutritionist's calorie

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nutritionist's calorie nu·tri·tion·ist's calorie (nōō-trĭsh'ə-nĭsts, nyōō-)
n.
See calorie.

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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 [syn: Calorie
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