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noun /ˈkӕləri/
(abbreviated to calwhen written) a unit of heat
It takes 1.0 calories of heat to warm 1 g of water up by 1°C.
a unit of energy given by food
My diet allows me 1,200 calories per day.
calorific adjective
the calorific value of coal.
Translations of “calorie”
in Korean 칼로리, 열량…
in Arabic سُعرات حَراريّة…
in French calorie…
in Italian caloria…
in Chinese (Traditional) 食物, 卡,卡路里(測量食物所含熱量的單位)…
in Russian калория…
in Turkish kalori…
in Polish kaloria…
in Portuguese caloria…
in German die Wärmeeinheit, die Kalorie…
in Catalan caloria…
in Japanese カロリー…
in Chinese (Simplified) 食物, 卡,卡路里(测量食物所含热量的单位)…
(Definition of calorie from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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