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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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Cal smiled at me, rubbed his face, and said, "Millertime," as if it was Saturday afternoon and we had bleacher seats and a bucket of fried chicken at Fulton County Stadium.
The Commission has also offered Cal Grant application workshops to counselors and financial aid administrators, and has produced a how-to video for students and parents completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) needed to qualify for the grant.
CAL has a 17-year history as an important designer and provider of communications and other electronic systems for Canadian, European and United States space programs.
In addition to the grand prize, Big League Chew is giving away one of more than 10,000 instant prizes including autographed Cal Ripken baseball cards, trips to Ripken Baseball camps, memberships to the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum, Nike batting gloves and baseball mitts, and free packs of Big League Chew.
Cal Cup winners often are horses whose credentials appear modest for races with such generous purses.
Cal Dive has provided manned diving services on the Gulf of Mexico Outer Continental Shelf (OCS) since 1975.
Neither team led by more than six points until Ayinde Ubaka made two free throws to put Cal up 58-51 with 2:34 left.
We are taking a proactive approach to crisis management and will be utilizing this system to enhance existing safety measures at Cal Expo," said Norbert J.
Valentine Dancer, the card's other millionaire, finished 11th in the Cal Cup Distaff won by Tempting Date ($9.
Not only does Lewis have the 5-year-old mare Valentine Dancer, by In Excess out of the late Gilded Dancer, trying a hillside turf sprint for the first time in the $150,000 Cal Cup Distaff Handicap, he has her 4-year-old full brother Carano trying the stakes level for the first time in the $250,000 Cal Cup Classic.
Carlos Diaz, VP, Branch Manager of Cal National's Pasadena office stated, "We are proud to support our local schools, and fortunate to be in a position to provide funds and volunteers for this event.
Cal State Northridge coach Bobby Braswell joked Fullerton should join the Pac-10 this season.
In the process of breaking UCLA's four-game winning streak, Arrington became the first Cal back to run for more than 100 yards in five consecutive games.
LOS ANGELES -- Fox Soccer Channel and the California Youth Soccer Association-South today announced the creation of a one-hour highlights program dedicated to the 2006 Cal South National Cup, the first leg of the U.
Hendricks' 3-year-old gelding Cozy Guy, given a perfect stalking ride by Corey Nakatani, triumphed after a homestretch duel with Lava Man, winning by 1 3/4 lengths in one of the fastest of the 15 runnings of the Cal Cup Classic.