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FATTY CALORIE [1 record]

Record 1 1993-10-25


Subject field(s)
  • Fatty Substances (Food)

The body uses a higher percent of energy (calories) to convert CHO to body fat than it does to convert fat to body fat. The body only needs 135-225 fatty calories to supply daily essential fatty acids.


  • Corps gras (Ind. de l'aliment.)

Corps gras : terme attesté dans BDIEN, 1988, p. 66 dans le contexte suivant : «Les corps gras alimentaires et ceux que l'organisme synthétise sont transportés dans le corps sous forme de lipoprotéines.»


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