Dalton's temperature scale

Dalton's temperature scale

[′dȯl·tənz ′tem·prə·chər ‚skāl]
(thermodynamics)
A scale for measuring temperature such that the absolute temperature T is given in terms of the temperature on the Dalton scale τ by T = 273.15(373.15/273.15)τ/100.
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