Definition of 'calorie'
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It is measured in units of calories per degree.Infinite in All Directions (1989) The 8-Week Cholesterol Cure (1990) Times, Sunday Times (2012)
We need the calories for energy.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
On a very low calorie diet the prisoners were forced to work all day either in a stone quarry or clearing timber.Times, Sunday Times (2006) The Sun (2010)
You only need an additional 300 calories a day.The Sun (2012) The Sun (2010) Preventing Heart Disease (1987) The Sun (2014) Times, Sunday Times (2014)
It's not about calories or fat grams or carbs.Times, Sunday Times (2013) The Sun (2015) The Sun (2013)
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