Fahrenheit

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Definition

0° Fahrenheit: 0° Fahrenheit (unit of temperature)
noun
Fahrenheit is the temperature scale that registers the point where water changes to ice as 32 degrees. Water boils at 212 degrees Fahrenheit. The "Fahrenheit" scale most commonly used in the United States, although it is still used in other parts of the world.

The formula for converting Fahrenheit to Celsius: F = °C × 1.8 + 32
0 degrees Fahrenheit = -18 degrees Celsius

Examples

  • "Jonas : Umm, about 40 degrees Fahrenheit?"
  • "Brent : What about Fahrenheit?"
  • "41 degrees Fahrenheit."

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