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- v. Simple past tense and past participle of superheat.
- adj. heated above the boiling point;
- adj. exceedingly intense or emotional.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- heated to a temperature above the boiling point at the ambient pressure; -- said of liquids. In such an unstable condition, a small disturbance of the liquid can cause a rapid and sometimes violent ebullition of vapor.
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