Meaning of silver point

sil'ver point"

Pronunciation: [key]
  1. the melting point of silver, equal to 960.8°C, used as a fixed point on the international temperature scale.


Pronunciation: (sil'vur-point"), [key]
— n.
  1. a technique of drawing with a silver stylus on specially prepared paper.
  2. a drawing made by this technique.
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