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13.42: Food and Nutrients

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Calorie

Unit of energy in food.

lipid

Organic compound such as fat or oil.

macronutrient

Nutrient such as carbohydrates, proteins, lipids, or water that is needed by the body in relatively large amounts.

micronutrient

Nutrient such as a vitamin or mineral that is needed by the body in relatively small amounts.

nutrient

Substance the body needs for energy, building materials, or control of body processes.

protein

Organic compound made up of amino acids.

vitamin

Organic compound needed in small amounts for proper body functioning.

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