- noun a unit of measurement on a scale of temperature where the freezing and boiling points of water are 32 and 212 respectively
- Its symbol is °F. A unit of temperature interval used in the Fahrenheit scale. This scale is based on the freezing and boiling points of water under certain conditions, having an assigned a value of 32 °F and 212 °F, respectively. This temperature scale is rarely used outside of the United States.
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