攝氏

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See also: 摂氏

Chinese[edit]

assist; collect; absorb clan name; maiden name
trad. (攝氏)
simp. (摄氏)

Etymology[edit]

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Adjective[edit]

攝氏

  1. Celsius, centigrade
    昨天攝氏 [MSC, trad.]
    昨天摄氏 [MSC, simp.]
    Zuótiān Shèshì jiǔ dù. [Pinyin]
    Yesterday it was nine degrees Celsius.

Usage notes[edit]

  • As noted in the example given, unlike English, Chinese always puts Celsius (攝氏) before the number of degrees.

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