absolute temperature

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English[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈæb.səˌlut /, /ˌæb.səˈljut/ + IPA(key): /ˈtɜmp.ɹə.t͡ʃɚ/, ˈtɜmp.ɹə.t͡ʃʊɹ/, ˈtɜmp.ə.ɹə.t͡ʃɚ/, ˈtɜmp.ə.ɹə.t͡ʃʊɹ/, ˈtɜmp.ɹə.tjʊɹ/, ˈtɜmp.ə.ɹə.tjɚ/

Noun[edit]

absolute temperature (uncountable)

  1. Thermodynamic temerature; measuring of cold and heat on the absolute scale and using Kelvins.[2]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ William Morris (editor), The American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language (1971 [1969]; American Heritage Publishing Co., Inc.; ISBN 0-395-09066-0), page 5
  2. 2.0 2.1 Christine A. Lindberg (editor), The Oxford College Dictionary, 2nd edition (Spark Publishing, 2007 [2002], ISBN 978-1-4114-0500-4), page 5
  3. ^ Philip Babcock Gove (editor), Webster's Third International Dictionary of the English Language, Unabridged (G. & C. Merriam Co., 1976 [1909], ISBN 0-87779-101-5), page 7