What does absolute scale mean?

absolute scale meaning in General Dictionary

a temperature scale that describes absolute zero as 0 degrees; liquid freezes at 273.16 levels and boils at 373.16 degrees

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Kelvin had previously proposed to define an absolute scale of temperature independent of the properties of any particular substance in terms of Carnot's function by making F'(t) constant.

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