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pre·heat

 (prē-hēt′)
tr.v. pre·heat·ed, pre·heat·ing, pre·heats
To heat (an oven, for example) beforehand.

pre·heat′er n.

preheat

(priːˈhiːt)
vb (tr)
to heat (an oven, grill, pan, etc) beforehand

pre•heat

(priˈhit)

v.t.
to heat before using or before subjecting to a further process.
[1895–1900]
pre•heat′er, n.

preheat


Past participle: preheated
Gerund: preheating

Imperative
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Present
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he/she/it preheats
we preheat
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Preterite
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Present Continuous
I am preheating
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we are preheating
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Present Perfect
I have preheated
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he/she/it has preheated
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Past Continuous
I was preheating
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Past Perfect
I had preheated
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Future
I will preheat
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Future Perfect
I will have preheated
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Future Continuous
I will be preheating
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Present Perfect Continuous
I have been preheating
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Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been preheating
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he/she/it will have been preheating
we will have been preheating
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Past Perfect Continuous
I had been preheating
you had been preheating
he/she/it had been preheating
we had been preheating
you had been preheating
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Conditional
I would preheat
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we would preheat
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Past Conditional
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preheat

To set an oven at the desired cooking temperature some time before it is needed so that the food to be cooked is placed into an oven that is already hot.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.preheat - heat beforehand; "Preheat the oven!"
heat, heat up - make hot or hotter; "the sun heats the oceans"; "heat the water on the stove"
Translations

preheat

[ˈpriːˈhiːt] VTprecalentar

preheat

[ˌpriːˈhiːt] vt [+ oven] → préchauffer

preheat

vtvorheizen

preheat

[priːˈhiːt] vtfar riscaldare
bake in a preheated oven at 250° → cucinare nel forno già riscaldato a 250°
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Two portions of as-dried precursor were preheated at 300[degrees]C and 400[degrees]C for 1h respectively.
Place spoonfuls of the mixture onto the preheated baking sheet.
Bake in a preheated 350-degree oven 15 to 20 minutes, until lightly golden.
Subsequently, the feed stream changes from cold pellets to preheated pellets.
After the cleaning step is performed on "J" and "K," the vessel is coated at "L" and at "M" it is preheated.
Thus, a primer is applied to the preheated (100-190 [degrees] F) metal part Forced drying at 190 [degrees] F for 5-15 minutes has also proven to be advantageous.
Bake pizzas in a preheated 600- to 650-degree wood-fire oven about 3 to 4 minutes, or until golden brown, watching carefully and turning a couple of times.
Notwithstanding, the risk is still high, and operators must pay careful attention to ensure that partially preheated (and potentially wet) ingot are not charged into the furnace bath.
In addition, resin to which preheated filler has been added becomes tacky almost immediately, which helps it "grab hold" of light, fluffy, fine particles such as carbon black, which otherwise can be quite difficult to compound.
Bake in a preheated 450-degree oven 10 to 12 minutes or until golden brown.