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reheating

[ ree-hee-ting ]
/ riˈhi tɪŋ /
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noun

heating again.
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.

RELATED WORDS

toast, grill, thaw, ignite, sear, melt, warm, roast, broil, bake, steam, boil, incandesce, char, seethe, swelter, flush, scald, sun, perspire

Nearby words

rehash, rehearing, rehearsal, rehearse, reheat, reheating, rehnquist, rehnquist, william hubbs, rehoboam, rehoboth, rehoboth beach

Origin of reheating

1720–30; re- + heating
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