overheating

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English[edit]

Verb[edit]

overheating

  1. present participle of overheat

Noun[edit]

overheating ‎(plural overheatings)

  1. A situation where something is overheated.
    • 1964, Metal Mining & Processing (volume 1, page 32)
      Even if no weakening effects were noticed after one or two overheatings, the cumulative heat effects would cause embrittlement and failure after subsequent overheatings.