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  • degree API — (°API)    a unit invented by the American Petroleum Institute (API) to measure the specific gravity, or one might say the lightness, of petroleum. Lighter oils are more valuable, so the API scale gives them higher readings than heavier oils. If S …   Dictionary of units of measurement

  • API gravity — The American Petroleum Institute gravity, or API gravity, is a measure of how heavy or light a petroleum liquid is compared to water. If its API gravity is greater than 10, it is lighter and floats on water; if less than 10, it is heavier and… …   Wikipedia

  • Degree — may refer to: Contents 1 As a unit of measurement 2 In mathematics 3 In education …   Wikipedia

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  • °API —    see degree API …   Dictionary of units of measurement

  • API gravity —    see degree API …   Dictionary of units of measurement

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