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[hyoo-mi-cher, -choo r or, often, yoo-] /ˈhyu mɪ tʃər, -ˌtʃʊər or, often, ˈyu-/

a measure of the discomfort most people feel because of the combined effects of atmospheric and ; variously defined as Fahrenheit plus some function of vapor pressure.
(formerly) the average of the Fahrenheit and the .
See heat index.


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