Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • transitive verb To heat (an oven, for example) beforehand.

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  • verb transitive to heat something in preparation for further action, especially cooking

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  • verb heat beforehand

Etymologies

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pre- +‎ heat

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