TITLE

Kelvin scale

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1167
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the medical term "Kelvin scale" is presented. Kelvin scale is the temperature scale in which absolute zero is equal to minus 273 degrees on the Celsius scale. It was named after British physicist Lord William Thompson. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co. The pronunciation of the term is also provided.
ACCESSION #
21233323

 

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