calorie(def 1a). Abbreviation: g-cal
Nutritional vs. HealthyYou’ll often see these words in the same paragraph or even the same sentence, and it seems natural that healthy and nutritional would go hand-in-hand.
Origin of gram calorie
First recorded in 1900–05
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British Dictionary definitions for gram calorie
another name for calorie
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Medicine definitions for gram calorie
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