The energy needed to raise the temperature of 1 kilogram of water through 1 °C, equal to one thousand small calories and often used to measure the energy value of foods
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The energy needed to raise the temperature of 1 gram of water through 1 °C (now usually defined as 4.1868 joules)
Short for low-calorie.
Short for high-calorie.
Jr. (1960-), US baseball player; full name Calvin Edward Ripken, Jr.; nickname Iron Man. A shortstop and later a third baseman, he played for the Baltimore Orioles 1982–2001. He holds the major league record of 2,632 consecutive games played. Baseball Hall of Fame (2007)