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What is a calorie?
a measurement of energy or heat
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Centigrade
noun [U], adjective
Celsius
摄氏
metabolism
noun [C] SPECIALIZED
all the chemical processes in your body, especially those that cause food to be used for energy and growth
Exercise is supposed to speed up your metabolism
新陈代谢
Utilize
verb [T] FORMAL
to use something in an effective way:
The vitamins come in a form that is easily utilized by the body.
One gram of protein produces how many calories
four
protein
noun [C or U]
one of the many substances found in food such as meat, cheese, fish or eggs, that is necessary for the body to grow and be strong
modification
noun of modify
Modification of the engine to run on lead-free fuel is fairly simple.
A couple of modifications and the speech will be perfect.

patent
noun [C]
the official legal right to make or sell an invention for a particular number of years
In 1880 Alexander Graham Bell was granted a patent on an apparatus for signalling and communicating called a Photophone.
manufacturer
noun
company that produces goods in large number in a factory
Germany is a major manufacturer of motor cars.

commercial
noun [C]
an advertisement which is broadcast on television or radio
a commercial break