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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

2
of or measured according to the Fahrenheit scale of temperature.
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Tepid water, strengthened with aromatic vinegar, for myself, and copious fumigation for my study, were the obvious precautions to take, and of course I adopted them.
We drag at the oars with aching arms, and suddenly a puff of wind, a puff faint and tepid and laden with strange odors of blossoms, of aromatic wood, comes out of the still night--the first sigh of the East on my face.
Tepid tubers If your stored dahlia tubers have shrivelled, plunge them in a bucket of tepid water overnight.
7 percent, attributing it to tepid growth in the first half, demonetisation and transitory challenges of tax sector reforms.
One of the most significant areas of the standard covers water temperature, stating that tepid water is crucial, but often overlooked and defines it as; a flushing fluid temperature conducive to promoting a minimum of 15 minute irrigation with the suitable temperature range being 16[degrees]C to 38[degrees]C.
It is a growth but it is a tepid growth because the recovery that we see in the United States, Europe and a little bit in Japan as well could be bigger," she said.
During the tepid recovery, consumption growth was not uniformly distributed either: 20 states experienced weak consumption growth (positive growth rates lower than 8 percent), while consumption grew at rates above 8 percent in the remaining states.
KUWAIT, July 6 (KUNA) -- Kuwait Stock Exchange (KSE) ended Monday trading in the red zone, after tepid trading that has been dominant since the start of the Muslim fasting month of Ramadan.
TyRAN (CyHAN)- Albania's economy will stay on a low-growth trajectory in 2015 due to large government debt and a tepid economic outlook, a market research company said Monday.
Parker said: "It's a huge relief to see Falcao arrive because they've been tepid up front so far this season.
Summary: The Lebanese real estate sector witnessed tepid signs of recovery during the month of September 2013, with the number of transactions increasing to 5,993, up from 5,756 transactions in August, according to the Finance Ministry.
SINGAPORE -- Oil prices were mixed in Asian trade Monday after a tepid US jobs report last week raised concerns about demand in the world's top crude consumer, analysts said.