Specific-heat meaning

The amount of heat, measured in calories, required to raise the temperature of one gram of a substance by one Celsius degree.
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The number of calories needed to raise the temperature of one gram of a given substance 1°C.
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The ratio of the amount of heat required to raise the temperature of a unit mass of a substance by one unit of temperature to the amount of heat required to raise the temperature of a similar mass of a reference material, usually water, by the same amount.
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The ratio of the amount of heat required to raise the temperature of a given mass of a substance one degree to the amount of heat required to raise the temperature of an equal mass of water one degree.
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(physics) The ratio of the amount of heat needed to raise the temperature of a unit mass of substance by a unit degree to the amount of heat needed to raise that of the same mass of water by the same amount.
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(physics) The amount of heat, in calories, needed to raise the temperature of 1 gram of water by 1 degree Celsius.
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