What does heating mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. heating, warming(noun)

    the process of becoming warmer; a rising temperature

  2. heating system, heating plant, heating, heat(noun)

    utility to warm a building

    "the heating system wasn't working"; "they have radiant heating"


  1. heating(Noun)

    A system that raises the temperature of a room or building. Confer heater.

  2. heating(Adjective)

    Causing heat.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Heating

    of Heat

  2. Heating(adj)

    that heats or imparts heat; promoting warmth or heat; exciting action; stimulating; as, heating medicines or applications

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Heating

    The application of heat to raise the temperature of the environment, ambient or local, or the systems for accomplishing this effect. It is distinguished from HEAT, the physical property and principle of physics.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'heating' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4821

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'heating' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2513

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'heating' in Nouns Frequency: #1838

Anagrams for heating »

  1. haeting

  2. gahnite

How to pronounce heating?

  1. Alex
    US English

How to say heating in sign language?

  1. heating


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of heating in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of heating in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of heating in a Sentence

  1. Lijin Zhong:

    You can treat it as normal waste (or) can use technology to produce methane. Once you capture methane, you reduce emissions released into the air, at the same time you still have the extra bio gas which you can use for vehicles, heating systems or power generation.

  2. Langtry Meyer:

    Sentiment in the LNG markets is heating up again.

  3. Dieter Helm:

    The heating story is the one that usually just gets neglected. It's in the box called' too difficult,' how are you going to heat your house and do your cooking without natural gas ? The answer to that question is at considerable expense.

  4. Jeff Galloway:

    The market has definitely turned, we've had around 14 up days, equities are off their lows, and there have been inflows into high-yield. That has really created a much better environment for high-yield and the primary market is heating back up again.

  5. Alabama Power:

    Here in the southeast United States, we have hot summers but also really cold snaps in the winter, the biggest energy user in an individual home is the heating and air-con system.

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    be present or associated with an event or entity
    • A. inspire
    • B. accompany
    • C. interrogate
    • D. acclaim

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