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Russian translation of “heat”

heat

noun
 
 
/hiːt/
HOT [U] the quality of being hot or warm
жара, тепло
the heat of summerHot and heatSultriness and humidity
the heat when it is very hot
зной
I don't really like the heat.Hot and heatSultriness and humidity
TEMPERATURE [U, no plural] B1 the temperature of something
температура
Cook on a low heat.Hot and heatSultriness and humidity
the heat US ( UK the heating) the system that keeps a building warm
отопление
Could you turn the heat up a little.Heaters and burnersHot and heatSultriness and humidity
RACE [C] a competition, especially a race, which decides who will be in the final event
предварительные соревнования
Parts and stages of competitions
→ See also dead heat, in the heat of the moment
(Definition of heat noun from the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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