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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Swedish astronomer who devised the centigrade thermometer (1701-1744).

Usage examples (39)
  • Today was the hottest in recent years - 36 degree Celsius.
  • Our weather is in Celsius and our ovens are in Fahrenheit.
  • A plus: temperatures can be viewed in Celsius or Fahrenheit and the site can be read in English or Spanish.
  • I've no idea how eighteen degrees Celsius translates into Fahrenheit, and I really don't want to know either. for more
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