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
Abbreviation of British thermal unit
The basic unit of force in the CGS system, equal to the amount of force that imparts to a mass of one gram an acceleration of one centimeter per second per second (0.00001 newton)
The nucleus of a cell together with the mass of protoplasm around it
A unit of heat equal to the small calorie.
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