Calorie

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  • noun

Synonyms for 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

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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Screwing the ball down further increases the challenge and increases energy expenditure to even higher levels.
The energy expenditure in dynamic conditions was calculated by using the parameter of McLean and Tobin (1987) for the gas measured through the analyzers over the actual experimental time (22:00 to 10:00).
Results indicated that physical activity levels and resting energy expenditure were both higher in the HOA diet group.
So whether you are hunting down and killing your dinner, or grabbing take-out after sitting in front of a computer all day, the calorie intake needed to supplement your energy expenditure is more or less the same.
Importantly, if the association between accelerometer output and energy expenditure during dynamic activity (i.
In contrast, resting energy expenditure (normal-protein diet: 160 kcal/d (95% CI, 102 - 218 kcal/d); high-protein diet: 227 kcal/d (95% CI, 165 - 289 kcal/d)) and body protein (lean body mass) (normal protein diet: 2.
Whereas the physiological and metabolic aspects of intermittent exercise and multiple sprint work have been well described (Glaister, 2005), so far no data exist on total energy expenditure (TEE) and activity patterns in adolescent sprint athletes.
They found even one night of missed sleep slowed metabolism the next morning, reducing energy expenditure for tasks like breathing and digestion by 5 percent to 20 percent, compared with the morning after a good night's sleep.
They found that even a single night of missed sleep slowed metabolism the next morning, reducing energy expenditure for tasks like breathing and digestion by 5 percent to 20 percent, compared with the morning after a good night's sleep.
Physical activity is defined as any bodily movement produced by the skeletal muscles that results in energy expenditure beyond resting expenditure.
Energy expenditure during exergaming play has been shown to increase as compared to television watching or playing sedentary video games (Lanningham-Foster, et al.
SAN DIEGO--Adults with high total daily energy expenditure are not protected from holiday weight gain, results from a large study demonstrated.
Objective: The purpose of our study was to determine the effect of osteoporosis on energy expenditure and daily activities of postmenopausal women.
RELIABILITY OF AN ARMBAND ENERGY EXPENDITURE MEASUREMENT DEVICE: A META-ANALYSIS.
As we all know, a stable body weight results from being in energy balance: energy intake must match energy expenditure.
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