metabolic rate

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metabolic rate

The body’s energy expenditure per unit of time.
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Noun1.metabolic rate - rate of metabolism; the amount of energy expended in a give period
basal metabolic rate, BMR - the rate at which heat is produced by an individual in a resting state
rate - a magnitude or frequency relative to a time unit; "they traveled at a rate of 55 miles per hour"; "the rate of change was faster than expected"
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Researchers also discovered that those with higher blood concentrations of PFASs "were significantly associated with lower resting metabolic rates.
Fasting reduced body mass, body fat mass, resting metabolic rate (RMR) and serum leptin levels in Lasiopodomys brandtii (Zhan et al.
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Yet another study shows that by increasing the catabolism of fatty acid, caffeine causes elevation of the resting metabolic rate and induces a greater loss of body weight2.
Your resting metabolic rate is the number of calories your body needs to keep your heart beating, your lungs inhaling, and everything else it takes to keep you alive.
Hence the objective of this study was to determine the influence of resistance training on the magnitude of change in the resting metabolic rate and related obesogenic anthropometric variables and rate of compliance in normal-weight and obese female employees.
Day 1 consisted of the collection of individual physical and physiological measures and measurement of resting metabolic rate and the maximal exercise test.
You'll be a calorie burning machine: Your muscle mass largely determines your resting metabolic rate, which is how many calories you burn just by being.
Dr George Wilson, who heads the team, will be presenting results of an investigation that found, unlike in the general public, the resting metabolic rate among male Flat jockeys is slightly lower than among their female counterparts.
At all visits, weight, body composition, heart rate, and resting metabolic rate were assessed.
Stuart used a body composition scan to analyse his lean mass and fat mass; had a resting metabolic rate assessment to assess his exact daily calorie requirements and also had a Dexa Health VO2 test (exercise fitness test).
Elevated post-exercise oxygen consumption is measured immediately and not, as with resting metabolic rate, after an overnight fast and 8 hours of sleep.