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basal metabolic rate

David A. Bender

in A Dictionary of Food and Nutrition

Third edition

Published in print January 2009 | ISBN: 9780199234875
Published online January 2009 | e-ISBN: 9780191726682
basal metabolic rate

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The energy cost of maintaining the metabolic integrity of the body, nerve and muscle tone, respiration, and circulation. It depends

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Subjects: Cookery, Food, and Drink

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