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Definition of Centigrade

Centigrade
Centigrade Cen"ti*grade, a. [L. centum a hundred + gradus degree: cf. F. centigrade.] Consisting of a hundred degrees; graduated into a hundred divisions or equal parts. Specifically: Of or pertaining to the centigrade thermometer; as, 10[deg] centigrade (or 10[deg] C.). Centigrade thermometer, a thermometer having the zero or 0 at the point indicating the freezing state of water, and the distance between that and the point indicating the boiling state of water divided into one hundred degrees. It is called also the Celsius thermometer, from Anders Celsius, the originator of this scale.

Meaning of Centigrade from wikipedia

- temperature on the Celsius scale, a temperature scale originally known as the centigrade scale. The degree Celsius (symbol: °C) can refer to a specific temperature...
- Centigrade is a 2020 survival thriller film directed by Brendan Walsh, written by Walsh and Daley Nixon, produced by Amanda Bowers, Molly Conners, Vincent...
- Centigrade is a historical forerunner to the Celsius temperature scale, synonymous in modern usage. Centigrade may also refer to: Centigrade or gradian...
- plant works at 10,500 Btu/kWh (3.1 kWh/kWh), an efficiency of 32–33%. The centigrade heat unit (CHU) is the amount of heat required to raise the temperature...
- Centigrade 232 is an album and a book of poems by English writer and musician Robert Calvert, recorded in 1986 and released in 2007. The poem Centigrade...
- French word centigrade was in use for one hundredth of a grad. This was one reason for the adoption of the term Celsius to replace centigrade as the name...
- freezing-point through 1° Fahrenheit or Centigrade, or, again, the heat necessary to raise a kilogramme of water 1° Centigrade. The inconvenience of a unit so...
- 1001° Centigrades, alternative title 2, is the second album by progressive rock band Magma, released on October 5, 1971. ****ure reissues use both titles...
- Centigrade is a 2007 thriller short film starring Colin Cunningham, Daniel Brodsky, and Bernhard Lachkovics about a man trapped in a trailer. It won Leo...
- the world now officially use the Celsius scale, the name given to the centigrade scale in 1948 in honor of Swedish astronomer Anders Celsius. On the Fahrenheit...
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