Celsius - definition, transcription

Amer.  |ˈselsiəs|
Brit.  |ˈsɛlsɪəs|

noun

- Swedish astronomer who devised the centigrade thermometer (1701-1744) (syn: celsius)

Examples

12º Celsius (=12 degrees on the Celsius scale)

The boiling point of water is 212° Fahrenheit or 100° Celsius.

Outside the temperature was nudging 30 degrees Celsius.

Water boils at 100 degrees Celsius

he calibrated the thermometer for the Celsius scale

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