Celsius is defined as a system of measuring temperature where water freezes at 0 degrees and boils at 100 degrees.(noun)
A temperature scale developed by Anders Celsius where water freezes at 0 degree is an example of Celsius.
The definition of Celsius is something related a system of measuring temperature where water freezes at 0 degrees and boils at 100 degrees.(adjective)
A thermometer used to measure temperature and based on a scale where water boils at 100 degrees is an example of a Celsius thermometer.
See Celsius in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: after A. Celsius (1701-44), Swed astronomer, the inventor
See Celsius in American Heritage Dictionary 4
adjective Abbr. C
Origin: After Anders Celsius.
, Anders 1701-1744.
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