noncaloric
adjective Date: 1950 free from or very low in calories <
a noncaloric drink
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New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • noncaloric — [spelling only] …   English World dictionary

  • noncaloric — non·ca·lo·ric kə lȯr ik, lōr , lär ; kal ə rik adj not providing calories when consumed as part of a diet <noncaloric beverages> <a noncaloric fat substitute> …   Medical dictionary

  • noncaloric — adjective of food have no (or few) calories a noncaloric drink • Pertains to noun: ↑nutritionist s calorie * * * adj …   Useful english dictionary

  • noncaloric — adj. * * * …   Universalium

  • noncaloric — adjective That provides no (or few) calories …   Wiktionary

  • noncaloric — adj. containing no calories …   English contemporary dictionary

  • noncaloric — non ca•lor′ic adj …   From formal English to slang

  • noncaloric sugar substitute — sweetener that does not contain sugar and has 0 calories (used for dieting) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • acesulfame-K — noun Etymology: acet + sulf + ame (as in aspartame) Date: 1982 a white crystalline powder C4H4KNO4S that is a cyclic organic potassium salt, has a sweetness much more intense than sucrose, and is used as a noncaloric sweetener in foods and… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • olestra — noun Etymology: probably by shortening & alteration from (sucrose) polyester Date: 1987 a noncaloric fat substitute consisting of a series of compounds that are sucrose esters of six to eight fatty acids resistant to absorption by the digestive… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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