calefactory


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calefactory

(ˌkælɪˈfæktərɪ; -trɪ)
adj
giving warmth
n, pl -ries
(Ecclesiastical Terms) a heated sitting room in a monastery
[C16: from Latin calefactōrius, from calefactus made warm; see calefacient]
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Adj.1.calefactory - serving to heat; "a heating pad is calefactory"
hot - used of physical heat; having a high or higher than desirable temperature or giving off heat or feeling or causing a sensation of heat or burning; "hot stove"; "hot water"; "a hot August day"; "a hot stuffy room"; "she's hot and tired"; "a hot forehead"
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calefactory

adj (form)Wärme-
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