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  • 435.45) at a temperature of 15° Centigrade (59° Fahr.) in a second.
  • The 15° Centigrade attached to the description of the standard fork in Paris was intended for the definition and verification of the fork only.
  • Adopting the centigrade scale, this gives 1390.846 foot-pounds.
  • Joule inferred from them that the mechanical equivalent of heat is probably about 772 foot-pounds, or, employing the centigrade scale, about 1390 foot-pounds.
  • The relative abundance of nitrates and nitrites at the bottom of deep oceans as compared with the surface can be explained in the same way, for at the bottom the temperature is about zero Centigrade and the activities of the denitrifying bacteria are practically suspended.

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