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adv.1.In a hot or baking manner.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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After a 30 minute drive from the city, we were in the bakingly hot desert and able to enjoy the spectacular sunrise as gazelles scampered in the sand below.
Moving on to some classy white wine that would shine with food, seek out a Chardonnay from the south of France, Marquis de Pennautier Oc Terroirs D'Altitude 2008 (pounds 8.99 at Majestic), sourced from vineyards planted on high, cooler hillsides in the bakingly hot Cabardes area in the Languedoc-Roussillon region.
Winter is the best time to join a nature walk into the Sonoran Desert as the days are bright and clear but not bakingly hot.