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Definition of count calories

: to keep track of the number of calories in the food one eats so that one won't eat too much She is counting calories.
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“Count calories.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/count%20calories. Accessed 24 Jun. 2022.

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