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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The measurement of temperature.

Usage examples (31)
  • By your persevering studies in thermometry you have deserved well of physics and chemistry; but you have gained your scientific laurels mainly in
  • Young children typically aren't able to comply with the procedures required to obtain temperature readings with oral thermometers so they often are subject to rectal...
  • Steve M. has continued his relentless examination of proxy thermometry and continues to find it entirely wanting.
  • Any data before that is suspect, as is shown by the valid debates over the shape of the curves — even in the thermometry era. for more
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