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Definition 1: unit of heat defined as the quantity of heat required to raise the temperature of 1 gram of water by 1 degree centigrade at atmospheric pressure - [noun denoting quantity]

Synonyms for calorie in the sense of this definition

(calorie is a kind of ...) a unit of measurement for work

(... is part of calorie) a unit of heat equal to the amount of heat required to raise the temperature of one kilogram of water by one degree at one atmosphere pressure; used by nutritionists to characterize the energy-producing potential in food

Definition 2: a unit of heat equal to the amount of heat required to raise the temperature of one kilogram of water by one degree at one atmosphere pressure; used by nutritionists to characterize the energy-producing potential in food - [noun denoting quantity]

Synonyms for calorie in the sense of this definition

(calorie is a kind of ...) a unit of measurement for work

(calorie is a part of ...) unit of heat defined as the quantity of heat required to raise the temperature of 1 gram of water by 1 degree centigrade at atmospheric pressure

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