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They have a high “specific heat capacity” — it takes a lot of energy to raise their temperatures by just a degree.How to cool your home without relying on air conditioning|Sarah Kaplan|July 23, 2021|Washington Post
Specifically, the pilots got themselves into a high altitude stall, where the wings lose the capacity to provide lift.Flight 8501 Poses Question: Are Modern Jets Too Automated to Fly?|Clive Irving|January 4, 2015|DAILY BEAST
But while he was up there riffing about Steiger, he looked like he did in the Big Heat.
The movie we went to that Friday night in 1953 was The Big Heat.
Preheat oven to 375°F. Heat the vegetable oil in a large, high-sided cast iron skillet.
While the beans are cooling and drying, melt the butter in a saute pan over medium heat.
The heat of drunkenness is the stumblingblock of the fool, lessening strength and causing wounds.The Bible, Douay-Rheims Version|Various
It was very warm, and for a while they did nothing but exchange remarks about the heat, the sun, the glare.The Awakening and Selected Short Stories|Kate Chopin
Tobacco is a strong growing plant resisting heat and drought to a far (p. 018) greater extent than most plants.
Wasn't the dead man stretched in the shadow convincing proof of their capacity for pure devilishness?Raw Gold|Bertrand W. Sinclair
This widening grasp of languages is or was within the capacity of nearly everyone born into the world—given the facilities.The Salvaging Of Civilisation|H. G. (Herbert George) Wells
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In physics, the capability of a substance to absorb energy in the form of heat for a given increase in temperature. Materials with high heat capacities, such as water, require greater amounts of heat to increase their temperatures than do substances with low heat capacities, such as metals. (See entropy.)