caloric definition

  • adjective:
    • Of or concerning temperature: the caloric effectation of sunlight.
    • Of or associated with calories: the caloric content of foods.
    • relating to calories
    • relating to or making temperature or any other energy
    • Of or associated with temperature: the caloric effect of sunshine.
    • Of or regarding calories: the caloric content of foods.
    • Of or pertaining to caloric.
    • concerning calories
    • regarding or producing heat or any other energy
    • of or associated with calories in food
    • concerning or of heat
    • Of or with respect to caloric.
    • of or regarding calories in meals
    • concerning or associated with temperature
  • noun:
    • A hypothetically indestructible, uncreatable, highly flexible, self-repellent, all-pervading substance previously believed responsible for the production, control, and transfer of temperature.
    • the hypothetical method of temperature
    • The concept of temperature, or even the broker to which the phenomena of heat and burning had been formerly ascribed; -- perhaps not today found in medical nomenclature, but occasionally made use of as an over-all term for heat.
    • A hypothetically indestructible, uncreatable, highly flexible, self-repellent, all-pervading liquid formerly believed accountable for the production, ownership, and transfer of heat.
    • The name provided to a supposed delicate imponderable liquid that the feeling and phenomena of temperature were previously attributed; for this reason, heat.
    • the hypothetical method of temperature
    • The concept of heat, and/or agent to which the phenomena of temperature and burning had been previously ascribed; -- maybe not now used in scientific nomenclature, but sometimes made use of as an over-all term for heat.
    • title provided to a supposed slight imponderable liquid that the impression and phenomena of heat were previously attributed; therefore, heat.
  • others:
    • with respect to heat up or even the concept of temperature.
    • regarding warm or even the concept of heat.

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