centigrade

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centigrade (not comparable)

  1. (of a scale) Having 100 divisions between two fixed points.
  2. Celsius.

Noun[edit]

centigrade (usually uncountable, plural centigrades)

  1. (uncountable) A centigrade temperature scale having the freezing point of water defined as 0° and its boiling point defined as 100° at standard atmospheric pressure. Now more commonly known as the Celsius scale.
  2. (countable, dated) A single degree on this scale.
    a temperature of 34 centigrades

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French[edit]

Adjective[edit]

centigrade m, f (plural centigrades)

  1. centigrade (all meanings)

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Italian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

centigrade

  1. feminine plural of centigrado