melting point

noun

Definition of melting point

: the temperature at which a solid melts

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First Known Use of melting point

1823


MELTING POINT Defined for English Language Learners

melting point

noun

Definition of melting point for English Language Learners

  • : the temperature at which something melts


MELTING POINT Defined for Kids

melting point

noun

Definition of melting point for Students

: the temperature at which a solid melts

Medical Dictionary

melting point

noun melt·ing point \ ˈmel-tiŋ-ˌ \

medical Definition of melting point

: the temperature at which a solid melts


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