ice point
noun Date: 1903 the freezing point of water of 0° Celsius or 273.15 kelvins at standard atmospheric pressure

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  • ice point — the true melting point of ice, being the temperature of equilibrium between ice and air saturated water under one atmosphere pressure …   Medical dictionary

  • ice point — /ˈaɪs pɔɪnt/ (say uys poynt) noun the temperature of equilibrium between ice and water under normal atmospheric pressure; the melting point of ice …   Australian English dictionary

  • ice point — the temperature at which a mixture of ice and air saturated water at a pressure of one atmosphere is in equilibrium, represented by 0°C and 32°F. Cf. steam point. [1900 05] * * * …   Universalium

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