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Spanish translation of “calorie”

calorie

noun /ˈkӕləri/
(abbreviated to calwhen written) a unit of heat
caloría
It takes 1.0 calories of heat to warm 1 g of water up by 1°C.
a unit of energy given by food
caloría
My diet allows me 1,200 calories per day.
calorific adjective
calorífico
the calorific value of coal.
(Definition of calorie from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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