Definition of Kelvin scale in English:

Kelvin scale

Syllabification: Kel·vin scale

noun

  • A scale of temperature with absolute zero as zero, and the triple point of water as exactly 273.16 degrees.
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    • In fact, to quash all doubts, zero on the Kelvin scale is dubbed absolute zero.
    • The third law of thermodynamics states that for a perfect crystal at a temperature of absolute zero on the Kelvin scale the entropy value is zero.
    • The zero point on the Kelvin scale is known as absolute zero and it is theoretically the coldest temperature achievable.

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