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Unformatted text preview: Which of the following is a feature of water and nutrition? Water intoxication is rare but can result in death The minimum amount of water that must be excreted by the body to dispose of its wastes is termed obligatory water excretion. What is the minimum amount of water (mL) that must be excreted each day as urine in order to carry away the body's waste products? 500 What is the minimum water intake for a 65-kg adult with an energy expenditure of 2,500 kcalories? 2,500 mL What minimum level of body weight loss as water impairs a person's physical performance? 3-4%...
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