Definition of 'calorific'
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Food consumed standing up always has ten times the calorific intake of food consumed sitting down. Times, Sunday Times (2008)This has many times the calorific value of our diet. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Its calorific value is better than the stuff currently in the grid. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Nor does an increase in calorific intake provide a simple explanation. Times, Sunday Times (2016)To bump her out of this you will need to stop the feeding at night and increase her daily calorific intake. Times, Sunday Times (2008)And its calorific content is negligible. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Her entire calorific intake was alcohol. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The colour of the wine doesn't really make a difference to its calorific content. Times, Sunday Times (2014)We gave them one frozen ready meal a day, so there was no doubt about the calorific value. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The food is intensely calorific. The Sun (2013)The invention is considered a milestone in human evolution, enabling us to derive more calorific value from food and with less effort. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Motorists will as a result have to buy considerably more fuel because ethanol has only 65 per cent of the calorific value of petrol. Times, Sunday Times (2013)If only the vibrations weren't so prolonged, or often of low calorific content. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The miles in the boat may have dropped off, the calorific intake certainly hasn't. Times, Sunday Times (2011)
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