degree; degrees. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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Historical Examples of deg

  • Their position then—according to Pitt's log—was approximately 75 deg.

    Captain Blood

    Rafael Sabatini

  • The cold was intense—the thermometer registering more than 60 deg.

  • We think your trouble is not so much the temperature of the fat, which should be about 350 deg.

  • The usual time and temperature for baking layer cakes is 400 deg.

  • Cuba lies from east to west, in north latitude, from 20 to 23 deg.

    The Pirates of Panama

    A. O. (Alexandre Olivier) Exquemelin

British Dictionary definitions for deg


verb degs, degging or degged (tr)

Northern English dialect to water (a plant, etc)


abbreviation for

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deg in Medicine



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