Definition of caloric
1 : a supposed form of matter formerly held responsible for the phenomena of heat and combustion
2 archaic : heat
Origin and Etymology of caloric
French calorique, from Latin calor
First Known Use: 1792See Words from the same year
Recent Examples of caloric from the Web
But caloric burn is a more complex calculation, one that takes into account everything from body composition to age and fitness level to exertion.
And beer has a higher caloric content than other types of alcohol.
The AHA recommends that people not consume more than 6 percent saturated fat as part of their total caloric intake each day.
But by far their biggest draw was a caloric monstrosity the likes of which has never been seen.
In this same study, a person’s food records showed a larger caloric intake during sleep deprivation.
And the American Heart Association hasn’t changed its recommendation that saturated fat be kept at less than 5-6 percent of daily caloric intake.
Pouring wine for an after-hours visitor, Meghan and Kristen chatted alongside Daphne, their Cavalier King Charles Spaniel who seemed embarrassed by her high caloric winter and recent bad haircut by Kristen's brother.
But first, two habits to break: The Don'ts: Forget the phrase SUPERSIZE. Don't double up on burgers, upsize your fries or buy in to a giant caloric beverage.
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