from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Of or pertaining to René Antoine Ferchault de Réaumur; conformed to the scale adopted by Réaumur in graduating the thermometer he invented.
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- n. French physicist who invented the alcohol thermometer (1683-1757)
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