calorigenic

[ kə-lôr′ə-jĕnĭk, kăl′ər-ə- ]

adj.

Heat-producing, especially with regard to food or certain hormones.

Nearby words

  1. cathie,
  2. cathisma,
  3. cathleen,
  4. catho,
  5. cathodal,
  6. cathode dark space,
  7. cathode glow,
  8. cathode ray,
  9. cathode rays,
  10. cathode-ray tube


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