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The Clinical Measurement Ontology (CMO), Measurement Methods Ontology (MMO), and Experimental Condition Ontology (XCO) are currently being developed at the Rat Genome Database. For more information about these vocabularies please see Shimoyama et al. Three ontologies to define phenotype measurement data. Front Genet. 2012;3:87. Epub 2012 May 28 or contact us (

Term:calorie intake measurement
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Accession:CMO:0002248 term browser browse the term
Definition:Any measurement of the calories (usually large calories, kilogram calories, dietary calories, or nutritional calories) consumed by an organism. A large calorie is the amount of energy needed to raise the temperature of one kilogram of water by one degree Celsius, a measure of the energy which an organism can derive by metabolizing the source of those calories, i.e., a food, a drink, or both.
Synonyms:related_synonym: energy intake measurement
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  clinical measurement 2369
    consumption measurement 75
      calorie intake measurement 0
        calculated calorie intake measurement + 0
        drink calorie intake measurement + 0
        food calorie intake measurement + 0
        total calorie intake level 0
        total calorie intake rate 0
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