absolute temperature

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English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (General American) 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 (plural absolute temperatures)

  1. Thermodynamic temperature; temperature measured on an absolute scale such as the Kelvin scale.[1]

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References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 “absolute temperature” in Christine A. Lindberg, editor, The Oxford College Dictionary, 2nd edition, New York, N.Y.: Spark Publishing, 2002, ISBN 978-1-4114-0500-4, page 5.
  2. ^ “absolute temperature” in William Morris, editor, The American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, New York, N.Y.: American Heritage Publishing Co., 1971 [1969], OCLC 299754516, 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