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superheated

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superheated

adjective su·per·heat·ed \-ˌhē-təd, -ˈhē-\

Definition of SUPERHEATED

1
:  subjected to superheating
2
:  very hot; also :  exceedingly emotional or intense <superheated debate>

Examples of SUPERHEATED

  1. <certain superheated liquids change to gas with almost explosive violence>
  2. <a superheated, rancorous argument on how the child should be raised>

First Known Use of SUPERHEATED

1857

Rhymes with SUPERHEATED

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