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Lard

Lard

1. Bacon; the flesh of swine.

2. The fat of swine, especially. The internal fat of the abdomen; also, this fat melted and strained. Lard oil, an illuminating and lubricating oil expressed from lard. Leaf lard, the internal fat of the hog, separated in leaves or masses from the kidneys, etc.; also, the same melted.

Origin: f, bacon, pigs fat, L. Lardum, laridum; cf. Gr. Fattened, fat.


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Can you gain more weight than the food you ate weighs?

What's seems wrong is not accounting for calories burned by not even doing anything. Just eating the lard burns calories. It seems like it's like the calculation for power out = power in - friction. Your calories burned is like the friction.

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by slowbeat
Sat Oct 22, 2011 9:46 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Can you gain more weight than the food you ate weighs?
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Stomach bloating and weight gain

... back to the old rancid olive oil, that they camouflage with scents so that we don't know how really rancid it is. Maybe I should just use Organic Lard for cooking, but I sure do hate the smell of it. hmmm. I guess now I will get back down to my skinny self again, by avoiding these foods. YEAH!!! ...

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by CheeMiss
Thu Sep 02, 2010 2:39 am
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Stomach bloating and weight gain
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Recombination in RNA viruses,Ruzic,Kovac

... junctions. The results can then be compared to randomized distributions of polymorphic sites to assess their signi®cance. A similar method, LARD (Holmes et al., 1999), uses a maximum likelihood method to infer the optimal breakpoints for a possible recombinant, then uses simulated sequences ...

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by anakovacevic
Sat Jun 12, 2010 8:28 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Recombination in RNA viruses,Ruzic,Kovac
Replies: 2
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Can you gain more weight than the food you ate weighs?

*roughly* if you eat a pound of lard, it is not logical to believe that it would be converted back into fat cells. there's issues of digestion/absorption, lipid conversions etc etc

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by mith
Tue Dec 11, 2007 8:44 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Can you gain more weight than the food you ate weighs?
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Can you gain more weight than the food you ate weighs?

... is roughly equal to one pound (i.e. if you eat 3500 calories more than what your body requires, you will gain 1 pound). But 1 gram of pure fat (lard) has 9 calories. 453 grams per pound means that 1 pound of pure fat has 4077 calories. Thus, if you eat 1 pound of lard, you will gain MORE than ...

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by coloradorudy
Tue Dec 11, 2007 7:31 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Can you gain more weight than the food you ate weighs?
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