HyperDic: fahrenheit_scale

English > 1 sense of the expression Fahrenheit scale:
NOUNrelationFahrenheit scalea temperature scale that defines the freezing point of water as 32 degrees and the boiling point of water a 212 degrees
English > Fahrenheit scale: 1 sense > noun 1, relation
MeaningA temperature scale that defines the freezing point of water as 32 degrees and the boiling point of water a 212 degrees.
Broadertemperature scaleA system of measuring temperature
AdjectivesFahrenheitof or relating to a temperature scale proposed by the inventor of the mercury thermometer

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