Meaning of caloric
Pronunciation: (ku-lôr'ik, -lor'-), [key]
- of or pertaining to calories: the caloric content of food.
- of or pertaining to heat.
- (of engines) driven by heat.
- high in calories: a caloric meal.
- a hypothetical fluid whose presence in matter was thought to determine its thermal state.
- caloric (Thesaurus)