Medical Definition of Equicaloric
1. Equal in heat value. See: isodynamic. Origin: L. Aequus, equal, + calor, heat (05 Mar 2000)
Lexicographical Neighbors of Equicaloric
Literary usage of Equicaloric
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Diseases of the digestive system by Frank Billings (1906)
"In some of the earlier researches, too, the importance of the employment of " equicaloric" amounts of ingested food, and differences in the composition of ..."
2. Nutrient Composition of Rations for Short-term, High-intensity Combat Operations by Fnb, Institute of Medicine (U. S.), High-stress Situations, Committee on Military Nutrition Research, National Academy of Sciences (2005)
"Effects of equicaloric loads of protein, fat, and carbohydrate on food intake in the rat and man. Physiol Behav 22(2):267-273. Gillis LJ, Bar-Or O. 2003. ..."