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BMR basal metabolic rate

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  • Basal metabolic rate — (BMR), and the closely related resting metabolic rate (RMR), is the amount of daily energy expended by humans and animals at rest. Rest is defined as existing in a neutrally temperate environment while in the post absorptive state. In plants,… …   Wikipedia

  • Basal metabolic rate — A measure of the rate of metabolism. For example, someone with an overly active thyroid will have an elevated basal metabolic rate. * * * basal metabolic rate n the rate at which heat is given off by an organism at complete rest * * * an… …   Medical dictionary

  • basal metabolic rate — noun the rate at which heat is produced by an individual in a resting state • Syn: ↑BMR • Hypernyms: ↑metabolic rate …   Useful english dictionary

  • basal metabolic rate — Physiol. the rate at which energy is expended in a basal condition, calculated as calories per hour per square meter of body surface and compared with a normal standard expressed as the percentage above or below the amount of oxygen normally used …   Universalium

  • basal metabolic rate — noun the rate of oxygen intake and heat discharge in an organism in a basal state. Abbrev.: BMR …   Australian English dictionary

  • metabolic rate — noun rate of metabolism; the amount of energy expended in a give period • Hypernyms: ↑rate • Hyponyms: ↑basal metabolic rate, ↑BMR …   Useful english dictionary

  • basal metabolism — n the turnover of energy in a fasting and resting organism using energy solely to maintain vital cellular activity, respiration, and circulation as measured by the basal metabolic rate * * * the minimum amount of energy expended by the body to… …   Medical dictionary

  • Metabolic age — refers to a number calculated by comparing your Basal Metabolic Rate to the Basal Metabolic Rate average of your chronological age group. Chronological age is your age in calendar years. Basal metabolic rate is the amount of energy consumed per… …   Wikipedia

  • BMR — may refer to:*BMR Advisors A Tax Advisory firm based in New Delhi, India*BMR British Music Rights Umbrella organisation on behalf of the BACS, PRS, MCPA and MPA that is an industry voice in raising awareness, through lobbying, research, education …   Wikipedia

  • Bmr — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. {{{image}}}   Sigles d une seule lettre   Sigles de deux lettres > Sigles de trois lettres …   Wikipédia en Français

  • BMR — Basal Metabolic Rate (Medical » Oncology) Basal Metabolic Rate (Medical » Physiology) * Bare Metal Restore (Computing » Software) * Blindado Medio Sobre Ruedas (International » Spanish) * Behavioral Medical Research (Academic & Science »… …   Abbreviations dictionary

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