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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.
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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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I make yogurt with a heating pad wrapped around a gallon jar of milk.
And finally, at three o'clock one morning--after having slept no more than four hours in three days, and writhing in pain atop a pillow, then on ice, then on a heating pad, then on the hard floor, then over the exercise ball, then in the bathtub--only then did I give up dancing.
Two to three minutes in the microwave and you have a great heating pad. Keep up the good work.--Frances G.
The units feature 30-minute automatic shutoff, electronic push-button controls and a deluxe cloth cover with a Velcro strap to secure the heating pad.
A surgical team worked for two hours to save the life of Cooper's eight-foot-long albino python, also called Alice, after it ate a heating pad which had been left in its cage.
Dancers turn to heat and ice as an ache-reducing regimen, but who wants to carry around a bag of ice and a heating pad? The alternating hot and cold shower, known as contrast therapy, combines the inflammation-reducing benefits of ice with the circulation-improving benefits of heat.
Bruder's powered automatic moist heating pad is now being introduced for effective self-administered treatments at home.
You can use either dry heat (a heating pad or heat lamp) or moist heat (a hot bath, whirlpool, hot-water bottle, heat pack, or damp towel wrapped around a waterproof heating pad).
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).
You also can try using heat by taking a warm bath or using a heating pad for a short time (but don't use a heating pad without your parents' help).
When used in conjunction with a battery heating pad, the wraps can provide very close control of battery temperature in just about any type of cold weather condition, the company explained.
"The major, strategic portion of the purchase was the heating pad business," he said.