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heats, plural;
  1. Make or become hot or warm
    • - the room faces north and is difficult to heat
    • - the pipes expand as they heat up
  2. (of a person) Become excited or impassioned

  3. Become more intense and exciting
    • - the action really begins to heat up
  4. Inflame; excite
    • - this discourse had heated them
  1. The quality of being hot; high temperature
    • - it is sensitive to both heat and cold
  2. Hot weather conditions
    • - the oppressive heat was making both men sweat
  3. A source or level of heat for cooking
    • - remove from the heat and beat in the butter
  4. A spicy quality in food that produces a burning sensation in the mouth
    • - chili peppers add taste and heat to food
  5. Heat seen as a form of energy arising from the random motion of the molecules of bodies, which may be transferred by conduction, convection, or radiation

  6. The amount of heat that is needed to cause a specific process or is evolved in such a process
    • - the heat of formation
  7. A single operation of heating something, esp. metal in a furnace

  8. Intensity of feeling, esp. of anger or excitement
    • - words few men would dare use to another, even in the heat of anger
  9. Intensive and unwelcome pressure or criticism, esp. from the authorities
    • - a flurry of legal proceedings turned up the heat in the dispute
  10. A preliminary round in a race or contest
    • - the 200-meter heats

  1. a form of energy that is transferred by a difference in temperature
  2. make hot or hotter; "the sun heats the oceans"; "heat the water on the stove"
  3. hotness: the presence of heat
  4. provide with heat; "heat the house"
  5. inflame: arouse or excite feelings and passions; "The ostentatious way of living of the rich ignites the hatred of the poor"; "The refugees' fate stirred up compassion around the world"; "Wake old feelings of hatred"
  6. the sensation caused by heat energy
  7. In physics and thermodynamics, heat is energy transferred from one body or system to another due to thermal interaction or thermal contact. It is an energy transfer to the body in any other way than due to work performed on the body.
  8. High explosive anti-tank (HEAT) warheads are made of an explosive shaped charge that uses the Neumann effect (a development of the Munroe effect) to create a very high-velocity partial stream of metal in a state of superplasticity that can punch through solid armor.
  9. Heat, also known as Andy Warhol's Heat, is an American film released in 1972. Written and directed by filmmaker Paul Morrissey and produced by Andy Warhol, it starred Joe Dallesandro, Sylvia Miles and Andrea Feldman.
  10. Heat is a 1986 action-thriller film about an ex-mercenary working as a bodyguard in Las Vegas. The film was written by William Goldman, based on his novel. It was directed by Dick Richards and Jerry Jameson, and stars Burt Reynolds, Karen Young, and Peter MacNicol.
  11. Heat is a 1995 American crime film written and directed by Michael Mann. It stars Al Pacino, Robert De Niro, and Val Kilmer. De Niro plays Neil McCauley, a professional thief, while Pacino plays Lt. ...
  12. Heat (Жара, stylized as ЖАRА) is a 2006 Russian teen romantic comedy loosely based on the I Step Through Moscow, directed by Rezo Gigineishvili and produced by Fyodor Bondarchuk. Heat along with Wolfhound became one of the most expensive Russian films in 2006. ...
  13. thermal energy; The condition or quality of being hot; An attribute of a spice that causes a burning sensation in the mouth; A period of intensity, particularly of emotion; An undesirable amount of attention; The police; One or more firearms; A fastball; A condition where a mammal is ...
  14. (heated) very agitated, angry or impassioned
  15. (Heated (Tom Swifty)) "Quick, start a fire!" bellowed Tom heatedly.
  16. (Heated) A room or space warmed by space-heating equipment. Basements and other areas where the space-heating equipment or heating ducts are located may be considered heated if they are warm enough to sit, work, or play in during the winter months. ...
  17. Type of heating in a dwelling.
  18. (Heating) The radiators in your room and en-suite are fitted with thermostats, please adjust them accordingly. Unless the weather is particularly cold the heating goes ‘off’ between the hours of 0930-1400 to enable our cleaners to work comfortably, and from midnight to 0630. ...
  19. (Heating) The property benefits from gas central heating.
  20. (HEATING) Type of heat used and minor periodic maintenance required-oil fan motor, lubricate bearings, clean humidifier, replace filters, etc.
  21. (Heating) This is included in the hire charge the only extra charge is for the use of the electric log affect wood burner in the sitting room area which is on a meter and can be used at the hirers own cost.
  22. (Heating) This is where the product is brought up to a specific temperature as defined by the product.
  23. (Heating) Units are heated by means of gas or electric.  Types of heating are:
  24. (Heating) may be applied by platens, of varying capacity, or roller shoes, or even by the rollers.
  25. Heating is an ancient and normally stable enhancement that permanently transforms gems. Gemologists use low, medium and high temperatures in furnaces to alter gemstone color, clarity and phenomena. Nearly all of the world’s ruby, sapphire and tanzanite owe their color and clarity to heating. ...