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Newton Scale

  • Definition: The Newton scale is a temperature scale devised by Isaac Newton around 1700. Applying his mind to the problem of heat, he elaborated a first qualitative temperature scale. It is a precursor to the Celsius scale. It has the same zero as Celsius. This scale is rarely used.

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