small calorie
noun Date: circa 1889 calorie 1a

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • small calorie — n CALORIE (1a) * * * the amount of heat required to raise the temperature of 1 gram of water 1 degree Celsius, specifically from 14.5° to 15.5°C at a pressure of 1 atmosphere; abbreviated g cal. Called also gram c. and standard c …   Medical dictionary

  • small calorie — n. CALORIE (sense 1) …   English World dictionary

  • small calorie — kalorija statusas T sritis Standartizacija ir metrologija apibrėžtis Apibrėžtį žr. priede. priedas( ai) Grafinis formatas atitikmenys: angl. calorie; small calorie vok. Kalorie, f rus. калория, f; малая калория, f pranc. calorie, f; petite… …   Penkiakalbis aiškinamasis metrologijos terminų žodynas

  • small calorie — kalorija statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Nesisteminis šilumos ir energijos vienetas (1 cal = 4,19 J). santrumpa( os) cal atitikmenys: angl. calory; calorie; gram calorie; small calorie rus. калория …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • small calorie — kalorija statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. calorie; small calorie vok. Kalorie, f rus. калория, f; малая калория, f pranc. calorie, f …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • small calorie — small′ cal′orie n. thr calorie 1), a) • Etymology: 1885–90 …   From formal English to slang

  • small calorie — noun unit of heat defined as the quantity of heat required to raise the temperature of 1 gram of water by 1 degree centigrade at atmospheric pressure • Syn: ↑calorie, ↑gram calorie • Derivationally related forms: ↑caloric (for: ↑calorie) • …   Useful english dictionary

  • small calorie — Thermodynam. calorie (def. 1a). [1885 90] * * * …   Universalium

  • small calorie — /ˈsmɔl kæləri/ (say smawl kaluhree) noun See calorie (def. 1a) …   Australian English dictionary

  • small calorie — unit of energy, amount of heat required to heat one gram of water by one degree …   English contemporary dictionary

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