calorifacient


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Adj.1.calorifacient - producing heat; usually used of foods; "calorifacient chili peppers"
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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So it was on to law school, then law practice, and then into law teaching, where Yale unleashed upon the unsuspecting world a calorifacient cataclysm of legal scholarship.