What does the word centigrade mean?

  • 1. Consisting of one hundred degrees. 2. One hundredth part of a circle, equal to 3. 6° of the astronomical circle.

Usage examples for centigrade

  1. The general lowering of the temperature of Europe, says Professor Neumayr, could not have amounted to more than six degrees Centigrade. – The History of the European Fauna by R. F. Scharff

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