# What is the difference between degree celsius and celsius degree? [duplicate]

It seems similar but can you guys please answer it that what is a specific difference between degree celsius and celsius degree?

## marked as duplicate by JMac, Community♦Aug 5 at 14:10

"Degrees Celsius" is used to indicate a single temperature. As in, "water boils at $$100$$ degrees Celsius".
"Celsius degrees" is used for temperature differences. As in, "There are $$10$$ Celsius degrees between the inside temperature and the outside temperature."