: the state of being red-hotalso: the temperature at which a substance is red-hot
Examples of red heat in a Sentence
Recent Examples on the WebAn infra-red heat lamp turns on at dusk and off at dawn.
Bonnie Blodgett, Twin Cities, 12 Oct. 2019 An image of Herro wearing a red Heat jersey from his childhood went viral during ESPN’s telecast of the NBA draft on Thursday night after it was displayed following his selection by the Heat with the No.
David Furones, sun-sentinel.com, 21 June 2019 The drawings are arranged under red heat lamps — the kind that are used to hatch chicken eggs — and the environment is not unlike a stomach, the artist pointed out.
Meredith Mendelsohn, New York Times, 10 Apr. 2018
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