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What does MR stand for?

MR stands for Metabolic Rate

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To investigate whether higher metabolic rate is associated with aging in humans, this study examined whether energy expenditure, measured in a metabolic chamber over 24 hours and during rest predicts natural mortality.
NASDAQ: HARE) today announced the purchase, for an undisclosed amount of cash, notes and stock, of the exclusive worldwide rights to manufacture and market a unique hand-held device that will allow precise measurement of an individual's metabolic rate and daily caloric expenditure.
Every time you exercise your metabolic rate stays elevated for several hours after stopping the workout.