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Temperature Vocab summary

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Temperature
A measure of hotness of a body
Thermometric Property
A property that changes measureably with changing temperature
Calibration
Putting a set of graduations or points of measurement or a scale on an instrument
Graduate
Arrange a scale on an instrument
Kelvin
The SI unit of temperature, with absolute zero as 0 of the scale
Thermometer
An instrument used to measure the temperature of a body