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What is the freezing point of the human body?


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January 18, 2011 7:48PM

Because the human body consists of water in solution, the water will not begin to freeze until it falls below the general freezing point (32 F, 0 C). The freezing point of meat is given as -15 C by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, so it is reasonable to assume it is the same for human bodies as well.