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melting point vs. boiling point
- the temperature at which a solid substance melts or fuses.
- the temperature at which the vapor pressure of a liquid is equal to the pressure of the atmosphere on the liquid, equal to 212°F (100°C) for water at sea level. Abbreviation: b.p.
- the point beyond which one becomes angry, outraged, or agitated.
- the point at which matters reach a crisis.