centigrade

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temperature -459.67 Fahrenheit -273.15 Centigrade absolute zero
(cryogenics) the lowest temperature theoretically attainable (at which the kinetic energy of atoms and molecules is minimal); 0 Kelvin or -273.15 centigrade or -459.67 Fahrenheit absolute zero
magnetic allotrope of iron; stable below 906 degrees centigrade alpha iron
Swedish astronomer who devised the centigrade thermometer (1701-1744) Anders Celsius , Celsius
unit of pressure: the pressure that will support a column of mercury 760 mm high at sea level and 0 degrees centigrade atm , atmosphere , standard atmosphere , standard pressure
allotrope of iron that is the same as alpha iron except that it is nonmagnetic; stable between 768 and 906 degrees centigrade beta iron
degree on the centigrade scale of temperature C , degree Celsius , degree centigrade
unit of heat defined as the quantity of heat required to raise the temperature of 1 gram of water by 1 degree centigrade at atmospheric pressure calorie , gram calorie , small calorie
thermometer calibrated in degrees centigrade Centigrade thermometer
rubber made at low temperatures (5 degrees Centigrade) which is tougher than conventional rubber and is often used in car tires cold rubber
temperature range (between 28 and 30 degrees Centigrade) at which the naked human body is able to maintain a heat balance without shivering or sweating comfort zone
weight of a liter of hydrogen (at 0 centigrade and 760 millimeters pressure) crith
metric unit of capacity equal to the volume of 1 kilogram of pure water at 4 degrees centigrade and 760 mm of mercury (or approximately 1.76 pints) cubic decimeter , cubic decimetre , l , liter , litre
allotrope of iron that is stable between 1403 degrees centigrade and the melting point ( delta iron
nonmagnetic allotrope of iron that is the basis of austenite; stable between 906 and 1403 degrees centigrade gamma iron
binary compound that occurs at room temperature as a clear colorless odorless tasteless liquid; freezes into ice below 0 degrees centigrade and boils above 100 degrees centigrade; widely used as a solvent H2O , water
heat required to raise the temperature of one gram of a substance one degree centigrade specific heat
exactly zero degrees centigrade standard temperature
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