Fujita scale

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Fujita scale

(fuːˈdʒiːtə)
n
(Physical Geography) a scale for expressing the intensity of a tornado, ranging from F0 (light damage) to F5 (incredible damage)
[C20: named after Tetsuya Fujita, Japanese meteorologist]
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The Fujita-Pearson Scale is a scale for rating the intensity of what?
He collaborated with Tetsuya "Ted" Fujita of the University of Chicago to develop a standardized system, known as Fujita-Pearson Scale, for measuring the intensity of tornadoes.
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