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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The theoretical temperature at which substances possess no thermal energy, equal to -273.15°C, or -459.67°F.

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  • n. A person or thing of absolutely no consequence.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. the be ginning, or zero point, in the scale of absolute temperature. It is equivalent to -273° centigrade or -459.4° Fahrenheit.
  • n. See under Absolute.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. (cryogenics) the lowest temperature theoretically attainable (at which the kinetic energy of atoms and molecules is minimal); 0 Kelvin or -273.15 centigrade or -459.67 Fahrenheit

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