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ca·lor·ic

 (kə-lôr′ĭk, -lŏr′-)
adj.
1. Of or relating to heat: the caloric effect of sunlight.
2. Of or relating to calories: the caloric content of foods.
n.
A hypothetically indestructible, uncreatable, highly elastic, self-repellent, all-pervading fluid formerly thought responsible for the production, possession, and transfer of heat.

[French calorique, from Latin calor, heat; see kelə- in Indo-European roots.]

ca·lor′i·cal·ly adv.
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caloric

(kəˈlɒrɪk; ˈkælərɪk)
adj
(General Physics) of or concerned with heat or calories
n
(General Physics) obsolete a hypothetical elastic fluid formerly postulated as the embodiment of heat
caloricity n
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ca•lor•ic

(kəˈlɔr ɪk, -ˈlɒr-)

adj.
1. of or pertaining to calories.
2. of or pertaining to heat.
3. high in calories: a caloric meal.
n.
4. heat.
5. a hypothetical fluid whose presence in matter was once thought to determine its thermal state.
[1785–95; < French calorique < Latin calor heat + French -ique -ic]
ca•lor′i•cal•ly, adv.
cal•o•ric•i•ty (ˌkæl əˈrɪs ɪ ti) n.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.caloric - relating to or associated with heat; "thermal movements of molecules"; "thermal capacity"; "thermic energy"; "the caloric effect of sunlight"
2.caloric - of or relating to calories in food; "comparison of foods on a caloric basis"; "the caloric content of foods"
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Translations

caloric

[ˌkəˈlɒrɪk]
A. ADJcalórico, térmico
B. CPD caloric energy Nenergía f calórica or térmica
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caloric

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ca·lor·ic

n. calórico-a, rel. al calor o las calorías;
___ intakeingestión ___;
___ methodmétodo ___.
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Researchers have found evidence that just a modest reduction in our daily caloric intake could have protective benefits for our hearts, according to a paper published this week (https://www.thelancet.com/journals/landia/article/PIIS2213-8587(19)30151-2/fulltext) in The Lancet Diabetes & Endocrinology.
Intermittent fasting involves alternating intervals of fasting (not eating) or limited caloric intake for one to three days per week, along with periods of eating as we typically do.
Those fast days allow only water as sustenance, but often include caloric intake that does not exceed 500 to 600 calories.
As the thinking goes, breakfast promotes morning satiety, thus suppressing caloric intake later in the day.
Diet therapy has a primary action on this disease, therefore caloric intake restriction is advised, while a diet with a reduced proportion of carbohydrates and saturated fats, and higher proportion of proteins, fibers and omega-3 fatty acids is beneficial for health.
Despite increased carbohydrate supplementation during exercise and higher caloric intake at competitive training (+10%, P =0.01), total daily energy expenditure was higher than caloric intake (79%, P<0.001).
To see the difference in protein and caloric intake in patients on oral intake versus nasogastric feeding.
Short sleep duration is a risk factor for increased hunger and caloric intake, late-night eating, attenuated fat loss when dieting, and for weight gain and obesity.
There does exist evidence that snacking causes a compensatory adjustment in caloric intake during the rest of the day.
It is really important that we identify certain types of food that can help children feel full and also moderate caloric intake, especially in children who are prone to excess weight gain, said lead researcher Tanja Kral, associate professor at the University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing in the US.