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English definition of “white-hot”

white-hot

adjective     /ˌwaɪtˈhɒt/ US  /-ˈhɑːt/
describes metal that is so hot it is giving out a white lightHot and heatSultriness and humidity
(Definition of white-hot adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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