1. [ noun ] the degree of hotness or coldness of a body or environment (corresponding to its molecular activity)
Related terms: fundamental_measure physical_property room_temperature hotness coldness absolute_temperature Curie_temperature mercury dew_point freezing_point flash_point boiling_point simmer body_temperature absolute_zero hot cold warm cool
2. [ noun ] (psychology) the somatic sensation of cold or heat
Related terms: somesthesia somaesthesia heat cold comfort_zone
Similar spelling:   temperate