high-calorie diet


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high-cal·o·rie di·et

a diet containing 4,000 or more calories per day.

high-calorie diet

a diet that provides 1000 or more calories a day beyond what is ordinarily recommended. It may be prescribed for nursing mothers, patients with severe weight loss caused by illness, or people with abnormally high metabolic rates or energy requirements, such as certain athletes or outdoor workers.

high-cal·o·rie di·et

(hī-kalŏr-ē dīĕt)
One containing more than 4,000 calories daily.

high-cal·o·rie di·et

(hī-kalŏr-ē dīĕt)
Diet containing more than 4,000 calories per day.
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