gram calorie


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n gram calorie 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
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In literature:

It is estimated that for each gram of protein in the ration there was an indigestible residue yielding 1.25 calories.
"Human Foods and Their Nutritive Value" by Harry Snyder
Total food value: Protein 99 grams, fat 68 grams, carbohydrate 2 grams, calories 1049.
"The Starvation Treatment of Diabetes" by Lewis Webb Hill
Both methods showed that the heat produced was at the rate of about 135 gram calories per hour.
"A Brief Account of Radio-activity" by Francis Preston Venable
Each cake contains 6 grams protein, 6 grams fat: approximately 75 calories.
"Dietetics for Nurses" by Fairfax T. Proudfit
In the above reaction C is not burned to CO2, but to CO, a reaction which produces 28.6 calories per gram-molecule.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 11, Slice 3" by Various
C., and will absorb 1 gram-calorie of heat.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 13, Slice 2" by Various
Heat of vaporization, of water 536 calories per gram.
"Physics" by Willis Eugene Tower
Fat 9 Calories per gram or 4082 per pound.
"Foods and Household Management" by Helen Kinne

In news:

With about 4 grams of fat, 3 grams of fiber, and as little as 130 calories per serving, this snack packs a punch.
It's not hard to consume 2,000 calories or more in one sitting on Thanksgiving or Christmas, along with 100 grams of fat.
This version comes in with just 227 calories and 10 grams of fat.
1 cup= 149 calories and 0.1 grams of fat.
These contain just 15 calories per cup and 2.2 grams of protein.
This slimmed-down salad (minus 50 calories and 7 fat grams per serving) has just the right level of tangy flavor and no gloppiness.
But the recent addition of menu nutritional labeling in some cities — where larger chain restaurants have to list the calories, fat grams, sodium, and other nutritional facts for each item they sell — seems to be having an effect.
Each cookie is 480 calories with 23 grams of fat.
187 calories (84 percent from fat), 18 grams fat (2.5 grams sat.
These shrimp tacos save 444 calories and 45 grams of fat per serving, compared with typical beef tacos in flour tortillas with guacamole, sour cream, and Cheddar.
But with traditional margaritas weighing in at 500-plus calories and more than 60 grams of sugar, many summertime sippers are opting for " skinny " margaritas instead.
Per two- slice serving, the recommended products have 45 to 60 calories, zero to 1 gram of fat, and 360 to 620 milligrams of sodium.
And yes, with only about 303 calories and 14 grams of fat total, this steakhouse -worthy entree can be part of a healthy diet.
282 calories, 38 grams of protein, 19 grams of carbohydrates, 3 grams fiber, 6 grams fat, 82 milligrams cholesterol, 162 milligrams sodium.
At 510 calories, 18 grams of fat and 61 grams of sugar its not for the faint-hearted.