1. temperate rain forest a rain forest in a temperate area
  2. temperature the degree of hotness or coldness of a body or environment
  3. temperature gradient change in temperature as a function of distance
  4. imperative requiring attention or action
  5. temporal arteritis inflammation of the temporal arteries
  6. temperature scale a system of measuring temperature
  7. temperature unit a unit of measurement for temperature
  8. temperature reduction the process of becoming cooler; a falling temperature
  9. temperature change a process whereby the degree of hotness of a body changes
  10. compulsory process the right of a defendant to have a court use its subpoena power to compel the appearance of material witnesses before the court
  11. imperturbableness calm and unruffled self-assurance
  12. temperateness moderate weather; suitable for outdoor activities
  13. imperturbable marked by extreme calm and composure
  14. dry plate process a former photographic method that used a glass plate coated with a light-sensitive gelatinous emulsion
  15. Temperate Zone the part of the Earth's surface between the Arctic Circle and the Tropic of Cancer or between the Antarctic Circle and the Tropic of Capricorn; characterized by temperate climate
  16. to be precise in actual fact
  17. temporariness the property of lasting only a short time
  18. imperturbability calm and unruffled self-assurance
  19. Bessemer process an industrial process for making steel using a Bessemer converter to blast air through molten iron and thus burning the excess carbon and impurities; the first successful method of making steel in quantity at low cost
  20. contemporary occurring in the same period of time