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Calorie Density vs Nutrient Density

What is calorie density? Calorie density is a measure of the ratio of calories to weight or mass of a food. A calorie dense food is a food that is relatively high in calorie content given its mass. Calorie dense foods contain a lot of calories in a small amount of space. Corn and avocados are two of the most calorie-dense fruits and veggies.
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