temperature unit

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Noun1.temperature unit - a unit of measurement for temperature
unit, unit of measurement - any division of quantity accepted as a standard of measurement or exchange; "the dollar is the United States unit of currency"; "a unit of wheat is a bushel"; "change per unit volume"
degree - a unit of temperature on a specified scale; "the game was played in spite of the 40-degree temperature"
millidegree - a unit of temperature equal to one-thousandth of a degree
K, kelvin - the basic unit of thermodynamic temperature adopted under the Systeme International d'Unites
Rankine - a unit of temperature on the Rankine scale
degree day - a unit used in estimating fuel requirements for heating a building
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