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Definition of overheating noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

     

    overheating

     noun
    noun
    BrE BrE//ˌəʊvəˈhiːtɪŋ//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˌoʊvərˈhiːtɪŋ//
     
    [uncountable]
     
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  1. 1the process of becoming too hot or making something become too hot The building features light-coloured materials to prevent overheating.
  2. 2the fact of a country's economy being too active, with rising prices The bank is concerned about overheating in the housing market.

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