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These paints can withstand heat up to 200 degrees.
The firefighters were driven back by the intense heat and smoke.
He could feel the heat of the sun on his back.
They were unable to work in the blistering heat.
The local people get out of the city to escape the summer heat.
Only tourists were wandering about in the heat of the day.
Bring the mixture to the boil; then reduce the heat.
I turned the heat down a little.
the second heat of the 800 meters
These chemical processes generate a lot of heat.
He felt the heat of my glare.
Professional counseling is one way of taking the heat out of getting a divorce.
Many producers are beginning to feel the heat from their larger customers.
We need to keep the heat on.
We both said things we didn’t mean in the heat of the moment.
The heat was really on at work.
This is the American English definition of heat. View British English definition of heat.
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