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equicaloric

[ ee-kwi-kuh-lawr-ik, -lor-, ek-wi- ]
/ ˌi kwɪ kəˈlɔr ɪk, -ˈlɒr-, ˌɛk wɪ- /
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adjective Physiology.

yielding equal amounts of energy in metabolism.

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Origin of equicaloric

First recorded in 1935–40; equi- + caloric
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