American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- n. See calorie.
- n. The amount of energy needed to raise the temperature of a kilogram of water by a degree centigrade: a unit of measure of energy.
- n. 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; used by nutritionists to characterize the energy-producing potential in food
Sorry, no example sentences found.
‘kilogram calorie’ hasn't been added to any lists yet.
Looking for tweets for kilogram calorie.