Definition of Heat

Heat n. means: A violent action unintermitted; a single effort; a single course in a race that consists of two or more courses; as, he won two heats out of three.

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Heat n. means: A violent action unintermitted; a single effort; a single course in a race that consists of two or more courses; as, he won two heats out of three.

Meaning of Heat

Heat (n.) means: A violent action unintermitted; a single effort; a single course in a race that consists of two or more courses; as, he won two heats out of three.

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Caloric (n.): The principle of heat, or the agent to which the phenomena of heat and combustion were formerly ascribed; -- not now used in scientific nomenclature, but sometimes used as a general term for heat.

Heat (v. t.): To make hot; to communicate heat to, or cause to grow warm; as, to heat an oven or furnace, an iron, or the like.

Thermogenic (a.): Relating to heat, or to the production of heat; producing heat; thermogenous; as, the thermogenic tissues.

Heat (n.): High temperature, as distinguished from low temperature, or cold; as, the heat of summer and the cold of winter; heat of the skin or body in fever, etc.

Scorch (v. t.): To affect painfully with heat, or as with heat; to dry up with heat; to affect as by heat.

Thermopile (n.): An instrument of extreme sensibility, used to determine slight differences and degrees of heat. It is composed of alternate bars of antimony and bismuth, or any two metals having different capacities for the conduction of heat, connected with an astatic galvanometer, which is very sensibly affected by the electric current induced in the system of bars when exposed even to the feeblest degrees of heat.

Caloricity (n.): A faculty in animals of developing and preserving the heat necessary to life, that is, the animal heat.

Heat (n.): Utmost violence; rage; vehemence; as, the heat of battle or party.

Incandescence (n.): A white heat, or the glowing or luminous whiteness of a body caused by intense heat.

Glow (v. i.): To shine with an intense or white heat; to give forth vivid light and heat; to be incandescent.

Calorescence (n.): The conversion of obscure radiant heat into light; the transmutation of rays of heat into others of higher refrangibility.

Pyrology (n.): That branch of physical science which treats of the properties, phenomena, or effects of heat; also, a treatise on heat.

Calefaction (n.): The act of warming or heating; the production of heat in a body by the action of fire, or by communication of heat from other bodies.

Broil (v. i.): To be subjected to the action of heat, as meat over the fire; to be greatly heated, or to be made uncomfortable with heat.

Athermancy (n.): Inability to transmit radiant heat; impermeability to heat.

Pyrometry (n.): The art of measuring degrees of heat, or the expansion of bodies by heat.

Thermolysis (n.): The resolution of a compound into parts by heat; dissociation by heat.

Swelter (v. i.): To be overcome and faint with heat; to be ready to perish with heat.

Heat (v. i.): To grow warm or hot by fermentation, or the development of heat by chemical action; as, green hay heats in a mow, and manure in the dunghill.

Heat (v. i.): To grow warm or hot by the action of fire or friction, etc., or the communication of heat; as, the iron or the water heats slowly.

Digest (v. t.): To soften by heat and moisture; to expose to a gentle heat in a boiler or matrass, as a preparation for chemical operations.

Warm (superl.): Having a sensation of heat, esp. of gentle heat; glowing.

Roast (v. t.): Hence, to heat to excess; to heat violently; to burn.

Burn (v. t.): To perfect or improve by fire or heat; to submit to the action of fire or heat for some economic purpose; to destroy or change some property or properties of, by exposure to fire or heat in due degree for obtaining a desired residuum, product, or effect; to bake; as, to burn clay in making bricks or pottery; to burn wood so as to produce charcoal; to burn limestone for the lime.

Calorification (n.): Production of heat, esp. animal heat.

Pyr- (): Combining forms designating fire or heat; specifically (Chem.), used to imply an actual or theoretical derivative by the action of heat; as in pyrophosphoric, pyrosulphuric, pyrotartaric, pyrotungstic, etc.

Calorificient (a.): Having, or relating to the power of producing heat; -- applied to foods which, being rich in carbon, as the fats, are supposed to give rise to heat in the animal body by oxidation.

Thermostat (n.): A self-acting apparatus for regulating temperature by the unequal expansion of different metals, liquids, or gases by heat, as in opening or closing the damper of a stove, or the like, as the heat becomes greater or less than is desired.

Heat (n.): The sensation caused by the force or influence of heat when excessive, or above that which is normal to the human body; the bodily feeling experienced on exposure to fire, the sun's rays, etc.; the reverse of cold.

Heating (a.): That heats or imparts heat; promoting warmth or heat; exciting action; stimulating; as, heating medicines or applications.

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Words, slangs, sentences and phrases similar to Heat

Meaning of Hot shoeing

Hot shoeing means: (hot fitting, and hot shaping) a process of horseshoeing used by most farriers, requiring blacksmith skills and  a forge, an anvil, hammers, tongs, fore punch and pritchel and hardie. (Of note regarding the heat levels--a white heat or welding heat is too hot; a black heat is too cold. A good working heat is red to orange.).

Meaning of Heat

Heat means: , (heet) n., The police.  Also:  a weapon.  “When the heat rolls up, you have to fade.”  “He’s bringing the heat.”  [Etym., African American]

Meaning of HEAT

HEAT means: Heat is slang for aggravation.Heat is slang for criticism or abuse.Heat is American slang for the police.

Meaning of Heat

Heat means: Solo space.Yo, man, I want some "heat" on 'Giant Steps'!

Meaning of heat

heat means: cops.  2. a gun.  "Watch out for John, he's strapped wit' heat!" 

Meaning of heat

heat means: The police. Watch out for John, he's strapped with heat.

Meaning of THE HEAT

THE HEAT means: The heat is American slang for the police.

Meaning of calentar

calentar means: turn on; arouse (lit.: heat, heat up)

Meaning of heat

heat means: A gun. Watch out for John, he's strapped with heat.

Meaning of PACK HEAT

PACK HEAT means: Pack heat is American slang for to carry a gun; be armed with a gun.

Meaning of Hypothermia

Hypothermia means: A life:threatening condition where there is loss of body heat; the greatest danger for anyone in the water. As the body loses its heat, body functions slow down, and this can quickly lead to death.

Meaning of heat

heat means: The police. Keep a look out for the heat.

Meaning of dead heat in a Zeppelin race

dead heat in a Zeppelin race means: Noun. Large breasts on a woman. E.g."Wow! Look at her, looks like a dead heat in a Zeppelin race."

Meaning of heater

heater means: Heat A gun, also

Meaning of HEAT

HEAT means: police

Meaning of heater

heater means: A gun. Keep a look out for the heat.

Meaning of Heat

Heat means: A gun, also heater

Meaning of pack heat

pack heat means: to carry a gun

Meaning of to be packing heat

to be packing heat means: to be carrying a gun

Meaning of Heat

Heat means: Police (Beats)

Meaning of Caloric

Caloric means: The principle of heat, or the agent to which the phenomena of heat and combustion were formerly ascribed; -- not now used in scientific nomenclature, but sometimes used as a general term for heat.

Meaning of Heat

Heat means: To make hot; to communicate heat to, or cause to grow warm; as, to heat an oven or furnace, an iron, or the like.

Meaning of Thermogenic

Thermogenic means: Relating to heat, or to the production of heat; producing heat; thermogenous; as, the thermogenic tissues.

Meaning of Heat

Heat means: High temperature, as distinguished from low temperature, or cold; as, the heat of summer and the cold of winter; heat of the skin or body in fever, etc.

Meaning of Scorch

Scorch means: To affect painfully with heat, or as with heat; to dry up with heat; to affect as by heat.

Meaning of Thermopile

Thermopile means: An instrument of extreme sensibility, used to determine slight differences and degrees of heat. It is composed of alternate bars of antimony and bismuth, or any two metals having different capacities for the conduction of heat, connected with an astatic galvanometer, which is very sensibly affected by the electric current induced in the system of bars when exposed even to the feeblest degrees of heat.

Meaning of Caloricity

Caloricity means: A faculty in animals of developing and preserving the heat necessary to life, that is, the animal heat.

Meaning of Heat

Heat means: Utmost violence; rage; vehemence; as, the heat of battle or party.

Meaning of Incandescence

Incandescence means: A white heat, or the glowing or luminous whiteness of a body caused by intense heat.

Meaning of Glow

Glow means: To shine with an intense or white heat; to give forth vivid light and heat; to be incandescent.

Meaning of Calorescence

Calorescence means: The conversion of obscure radiant heat into light; the transmutation of rays of heat into others of higher refrangibility.

Meaning of Pyrology

Pyrology means: That branch of physical science which treats of the properties, phenomena, or effects of heat; also, a treatise on heat.

Meaning of Calefaction

Calefaction means: The act of warming or heating; the production of heat in a body by the action of fire, or by communication of heat from other bodies.

Meaning of Broil

Broil means: To be subjected to the action of heat, as meat over the fire; to be greatly heated, or to be made uncomfortable with heat.

Meaning of Athermancy

Athermancy means: Inability to transmit radiant heat; impermeability to heat.

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