Celsius scale


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Celsius scale

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(Units) a scale of temperature in which 0° represents the melting point of ice and 100° represents the boiling point of water. See also centigrade Compare Fahrenheit scale
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Noun1.Celsius scale - a temperature scale that defines the freezing point of water as 0 degrees and the boiling point of water as 100 degreesCelsius scale - a temperature scale that defines the freezing point of water as 0 degrees and the boiling point of water as 100 degrees
temperature scale - a system of measuring temperature
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MULTAN -- Agriculture experts have warned farmers against the threat posed by frosty weather conditions to their orchards and advised them to adopt precautionary measures while closely monitoring the mercury fluctuation on the Celsius scale to avoid damage.
MULTAN -- Agriculture experts have warned farmers against the threat posed by frosty weather to their orchards and advised them to adopt precautionary measures while closely monitoring the mercury fluctuation on the Celsius scale to avoid damage.
oral clinical thermometer, celsius scale, single protective packaging.