Fahrenheit


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Fahrenheit

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Gabriel Daniel . 1686--1736, German physicist, who invented the mercury thermometer and devised the temperature scale that bears his name

Fahrenheit

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of or measured according to the Fahrenheit scale of temperature.
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Temperatures in Somerset were at 79 Fahrenheit (26 Celsius) at 2pm and readings of 77 Fahrenheit (25 Celsius) were common around England and Wales.
HP says it is likely to end up treating Fahrenheit as another graphics API, albeit a high-end environment, alongside OpenGL and Microsoft's DirectX.
The Fahrenheit thermometer was the first that could measure temperature with sufficient accuracy to be useful to scientists.
As few as three shade trees planted in the right spots around buildings can reduce energy demand for heating and cooling by as much as half, and could reduce summer temperatures by as much as nine degrees Fahrenheit.
In 2010, Fahrenheit began working with private equity firms for the first time to develop growth solutions across their portfolios, which contributed to the firm's record 100% growth last year.
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Fahrenheit 9/11 isn't the only controversial documentary film to be snapped up by Four.
Word has now reached me that Disney has been ordered to make a new film starring Bush, Blair, Rumsfeld and Cheney to take on Fahrenheit 9/11.
6 Fahrenheit * JULY MEDIAN TEMPERATURE: Guatemala City: 21[degrees]C/9.
Heater inlet temperature should be 110 to 150 degrees Fahrenheit.
And virtually no one disputes that the average world temperature has risen one degree Fahrenheit, from 58.
The durable, low power consumption averages one year of operation on a single set of four standard AA batteries and is guaranteed to operate over a temperature range from -40 degrees Fahrenheit to +150 degrees Fahrenheit.