Definitions

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  • v. To heat insufficiently.

Etymologies

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under- +‎ heat

Examples

  • If you have an electric oven, sometimes just before the elements fail they go haywire and get strange and overheat one time and underheat the next.

    The Fresh Loaf

  • If you underheat the adhesive, it won’t stick, but you can just reheat it.

    Fabric to Non-Fabric Applique: A Tutorial

  • Any woman who didn’t want a child in a society that banned abortion could just “accidentally” break, lose, or underheat the egg, and there’s no way law enforcement would waste time with the millions of such cases that would result

    Is abortion a religious question?

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