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noun [C/U]  /ˈtem·pər·ə·tʃər, -ˌtʃʊr/ us  
the measured amount of heat in a place or in the body: [C] Temperatures should reach the 50s today. [U] An increase in temperature is normal. A temperature is also a fever: [C] You have a temperature.
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