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melting point

noun

Simple Definition of melting point

  • : the temperature at which something melts

Full Definition of melting point

  1. :  the temperature at which a solid melts


MELTING POINT Defined for Kids

melting point

noun

Definition of melting point

  1. :  the temperature at which a solid melts




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noun melt·ing point \ˈmel-tiŋ-ˌ\

Medical Definition of melting point

  1. :  the temperature at which a solid melts





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