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  • n  a form of energy that is transferred by a difference in temperature
  • n  the presence of heat
  • n  the sensation caused by heat energy
  • n  the trait of being intensely emotional
  • n  applies to nonhuman mammals: a state or period of heightened sexual arousal and activity
  • n  a preliminary race in which the winner advances to a more important race
  • n  utility to warm a building
    the heating system wasn't working
    they have radiant heating
  • v  make hot or hotter
    the sun heats the oceans
    heat the water on the stove
  • v  provide with heat
    heat the house
  • v  arouse or excite feelings and passions
  • v  gain heat or get hot
    The room heated up quickly

  • Perhaps a third of this heat is distributed by ocean currents.
  • With these frightening predictions in mind, we need to try to heat-proof our agriculture.
  • Home builders and owners have long dreamed of a cheap and practical heat pump to maintain comfortable temperatures in homes both winter and summer.
News & Articles

  • Heat seeking missiles to keep title hopes alive
    By Frank Pingue SAN ANTONIO (Reuters) - A sudden disappearance of scoring by the top-seeded Miami Heat has the defending champions scrambling to rediscover their form in time to turn the NBA Finals back in their favor. The Heat, who averaged nearly 103 points per game during the 82-game regular season, endured their lowest offensive output of the entire 2012-13 campaign in Tuesday's lifeless 113 ...
    June 12, 2013 - Reuters via Yahoo! News
  • Heat? What Heat?
    Heat? What Heat?
    June 11, 2013 - The Pueblo Chieftain
  • Heat made Marana McDonald's workers ill
    Heat made Marana McDonald's workers ill
    June 11, 2013 - Arizona Daily Star

  • LeBron James in ABC Online
    The things that the Miami Heat franchise have done to be able to free up (salary) cap space and to be able to put themselves in a position this summer to have all three of us, it was hard to turn down,James said. "Those are two great...
  • Dan Gilbert in Fear the Sword (blog)
    LeBron James needs to go to another team with two superstars already so he can win a championship,Gilbert said. "We will win a championship before (the Heat) do."
  • Dwyane Wade in 9&10 News
    James' new teammate Dwyane Wade says, "This is the beginning of new chapter in Heat history."

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