reheat


verb(riːˈhiːt)
  1. to heat or be heated again: to reheat yesterday's soup

  2. (tr) to add fuel to (the exhaust gases of an aircraft jet engine) to produce additional heat and thrust

noun(ˈriːˌhiːt) reheating
  1. aeronautics another name (esp Brit) for afterburning (def. 1)

Derived forms of reheat

  • reheater, noun

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