middle-temperature error

noun

Definition of middle-temperature error

: irregularity of rate in a watch or chronometer due to unequal progression of expansion and elasticity factors at average temperatures

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“Middle-temperature error.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/middle-temperature%20error. Accessed 18 Oct. 2021.

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