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reheating

[ree-hee-ting]
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  1. heating again.
  2. Aeronautics. a process in certain turbojet engines in which gases are expanded by turbines after combustion, burned again in a second chamber, expanded again by additional turbines, and released through the exhaust nozzle.

Origin of reheating

1720–30; re- + heating
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  • In the same way, left-over foods from the table may be preserved by reheating and canning them.

    Woman's Institute Library of Cookery, Vol. 5

    Woman's Institute of Domestic Arts and Sciences

  • In the manufacture of "gold" red glass, the glass when first cooled shows no color, but on reheating the rich ruby color develops.

    Artificial Light

    M. Luckiesh

  • This is better than reheating and boiling again, as it destroys less of the flavor of the fruit.

    Science in the Kitchen.

    Mrs. E. E. Kellogg

  • In reheating, a good way is to place a quantity in a cup, and set the cup into hot water until the tea is sufficiently hot.

    Science in the Kitchen.

    Mrs. E. E. Kellogg

  • If I have no ice, reheating it each day during warm weather prevents spoiling.