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Definitions of BALANCE EXPERIMENT
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A term used in physiology to indicate those experiments in nutrition in which, by quantitative examination of the food, on the one hand, and the excretions or the heat given off, on the other, an attempt is made to draw a balance between the income to the body in matter or energy and the output of matter or energy, during the same period of time. [Lat.]
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