heating pad


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heat′ing pad`


n.
a flexible fabric-covered pad containing insulated electrical heating elements for applying heat, esp. to the body.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.heating pad - heater consisting of electrical heating elements contained in a flexible padheating pad - heater consisting of electrical heating elements contained in a flexible pad
heater, warmer - device that heats water or supplies warmth to a room
Translations

heating pad

, electric
n. almohadilla eléctrica.

heating pad

n almohadilla térmica
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Whether you're experiencing muscle soreness after overexerting yourself exercising, having menstrual cramps, or just feeling chilly at night, having a heating pad around can be a life-saver.
I have to spend all day on the couch with a heating pad over my abdomen.
We designed the system by programming a low-cost Arduino microcontroller equipped with a thermistor input to regulate the core body temperature of the infant by turning the heating pad on and off with the needs of the child.
Beyond Bodi Heat is an air-activated, odorless, non-medicated, adhesive and gentle multipurpose heating pad.
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The product offers consumers a fast-acting heating pad that they simply peel and stick to their skin for long-lasting heat.
Other options are applying heat with a warm towel, heating pad or having a warm bath.
HEAT Immediately warm the kitten by wrapping it in a towel or placing it on a heating pad (cover the pad with a soft blanket or towel so the kitten doesn't get burned).
This can be achieved by using a heating pad, a dish towel and a large kettle (such as a canning kettle) or any large container that can hold your jars of yogurt and be covered to keep them warm.
I use a heating pad in the theater to stay warm while I'm getting ready.
We had a HD-Cam, GPS tracker and a heating pad on board, and all the construction had a total weight of about 1kg.