apparent temperature

noun Unabridged
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apparent temperature  
See heat index.
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Example sentences
The apparent temperature chart below is a guide to danger.
Those data have thus been over-corrected, reducing the apparent temperature
  below the actual temperature.
The heat index is a value of the apparent temperature felt by your body based
  on the air temperature and humidity.
When a nuke goes off, its apparent temperature is near that of the sun.
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