Definition of Heating. Meaning of Heating. Synonyms of Heating

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Definition of Heating

Heating
Heat Heat, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Heated; p. pr. & vb. n. Heating.] [OE. heten, AS. h?tan, fr. h[=a]t hot. See Hot.] 1. To make hot; to communicate heat to, or cause to grow warm; as, to heat an oven or furnace, an iron, or the like. Heat me these irons hot. --Shak. 2. To excite or make hot by action or emotion; to make feverish. Pray, walk softly; do not heat your blood. --Shak. 3. To excite ardor in; to rouse to action; to excite to excess; to inflame, as the passions. A noble emulation heats your breast. --Dryden.
Heating
Heating Heat"ing, a. That heats or imparts heat; promoting warmth or heat; exciting action; stimulating; as, heating medicines or applications. Heating surface (Steam Boilers), the aggregate surface exposed to fire or to the heated products of combustion, esp. of all the plates or sheets that are exposed to water on their opposite surfaces; -- called also fire surface.

Meaning of Heating from wikipedia

- A central heating system provides warmth to a number of spaces within a building and optionally also able to heat domestic hot water from one main source...
- Heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) is the use of various technologies to control the temperature, humidity, and purity of the air in an...
- Electric heating is a process in which electrical energy is converted directly to heat energy at around 100% efficiency, using rather cheap devices. Common...
- Water heating is a heat transfer process that uses an energy source to heat water above its initial temperature. Typical domestic uses of hot water include...
- insulated pipes for residential and commercial heating requirements such as space heating and water heating. The heat is often obtained from a cogeneration...
- Joule heating, also known as resistive, resistance, or Ohmic heating, is the process by which the p****age of an electric current through a conductor produces...
- The heating value (or energy value or calorific value) of a substance, usually a fuel or food (see food energy), is the amount of heat released during...
- Dielectric heating, also known as electronic heating, radio frequency heating, and high-frequency heating, is the process in which a radio frequency (RF)...
- dwelling. Often part of an HVAC (heating, ventilation, air conditioning) system. A heating system may be a central heating system or distributed. HVAC Boiler...
- A heating element converts electrical energy into heat through the process of Joule heating. Electric current through the element encounters resistance...