noncaloric

adjective non·ca·lo·ric \ ˌnän-kə-ˈlȯr-ik \
|Updated on: 6 Jul 2018

Definition of noncaloric

: free from or very low in calories
  • a noncaloric drink

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1950

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noncaloric

adjective non·ca·lo·ric \ -kə-ˈlȯr-ik, -ˈlōr-, -ˈlär-; -ˈkal-ə-rik \
variants: or non-caloric

medical Definition of noncaloric

: free from or very low in calories
  • noncaloric beverages
  • Both sugar and the noncaloric sweeteners activated a brain region called the amygdala, which signals sensory pleasure.
  • —Douglas FoxThe Los Angeles Times31 Aug. 2009

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