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reheating

[ree-hee-ting] /riˈhi tɪŋ/
noun
1.
heating again.
2.
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.
Origin of reheating
1720-1730
1720-30; re- + heating
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  • It's also a rare pleasure to see a new piece of furniture that isn't just a rehashing or reheating of modernist cliches.

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British Dictionary definitions for reheating

reheat

verb (riːˈhiːt)
1.
to heat or be heated again: to reheat yesterday's soup
2.
(transitive) to add fuel to (the exhaust gases of an aircraft jet engine) to produce additional heat and thrust
noun (ˈriːˌhiːt)
3.
(aeronautics) another name (esp Brit) for afterburning (sense 1)
Derived Forms
reheater, noun
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