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  • v. Present participle of overheat.

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  • n. excessive heating


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  • Our firm has been researching a potential class action case against Dell, Inc. regarding an alleged defect resulting in overheating of laptop computers during normal use.

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  • Tokyo stocks fell for the first time in six trading days Thursday as investors moved to lock in gains amid a short-term overheating of the market.

  • In terms of the realities of the nature of the capitalist economy, whenever the bourgeois economists talk about overheating it's a code word for a distasteful, dangerous, if not catastrophic development.

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  • Hydraulic fluid spilled everywhere, it’s plumbing obviously ruptured internally having no doubt resulted in overheating or loss of motor control.

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  • The overheating is caused by a malfunction in the computers’ internal temperature-management system.

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  • Even though it doesn’t have a catchy nickname like RROD, overheating is another serious issue facing 360 owners.! » 2008 » April

  • Toshiba recalls overheating and melting Satellite T-series notebooks


  • Acer recalls overheating Aspire notebooks Certain models affected by faulty microphone cable What PC? helping you purchase the right computer, digital camera, peripherals, gadgets and more PCW Inter@ctive A reader blog from PCW.


  • The overheating is a big deal only if you plan on doing transfers around the clock: for more casual one-or-two tapes a day use, its perfectly fine. Forum

  • Debt concerns in Europe, combined with the risk that some emerging market economies may be "overheating," are cause for worry, the fund said.

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