René Antoine Ferchault de Réaumur facts for kids
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|Born||28 February 1683
|Died||17 October 1757
|Known for||Temperature scale named for him|
René Antoine Ferchault de Réaumur ( 28 February 1683, La Rochelle – 17 October 1757, Saint-Julien-du-Terroux) was a French entomologist and writer who contributed to many different fields, especially the study of insects. He introduced the Réaumur temperature scale.
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