Celsius

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Definition

25° Celsius : 25° Celsius (unit of temperature)
noun
Celsius is the temperature scale that registers the point where water freezes (changes to ice) as 0 degrees. Water boils at 100 degrees Celsius. "Celsius" is a temperature scale used widely used around the world, with the notable exception of the United States.

The formula for converting Celsius to Fahrenheit: °C = (°F – 32) / 1.8°
0 degrees Celsius = 32 degrees Fahrenheit.

Examples

  • "Here in Siberia, the temperature just reached -20 degrees Celsius with a wind chill temperature of -29."
  • "The local time is 3:30 in the afternoon, and the temperature is 10 degrees celsius, and it is, of course, raining heavily."
  • "Jonas : 4.8 degrees celsius."

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