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For every 50 degrees Centigrade, you change the chemical reaction rate by a factor of two.
A Calorie is the amount of heat required to raise the temperature of one kilogram of water from zero to one degree Centigrade.A Civic Biology|George William Hunter
A centigrade thermometer, sunk two and a half inches in the earth, at noon, marked 56.The Desert World|Arthur Mangin
I don't think I'd care to walk into a hydrogen atmosphere at three hundred Centigrade.
All I did was wait until the temperature got above three fifty-seven Centigrade—above the boiling point of mercury.
Slightly disappointed that there were only five degrees of frost (Centigrade) I returned to the lounge.Once a Week|Alan Alexander Milne
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Scientific definitions for centigrade
Because of confusion over the prefix centi-, which originally meant 100 but developed the meaning 1100, scientists agreed to stop using the term centigrade in 1948. The term Celsius is now standard.