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red heat

noun
1.
the temperature of a red-hot body.
2.
the condition of being red-hot.
Origin
1680-1690
1680-90
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Examples from the web for red heat
  • The slide shows a photograph of a meerkat standing, sunny himself under a red heat lamp.
  • Rhodium is silvery white and, at red heat, slowly oxides in air.
British Dictionary definitions for red heat

red heat

noun
1.
the temperature at which a substance is red-hot
2.
the state or condition of being red-hot
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