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    Definition of heating in English Dictionary

  • NounPLheatingsSUF-ing
    1. A system that raises the temperature of a room or building. Compare heater.
      1. The act of making something hot.
        1. The crucible was subjected to several heatings.
    2. Verb
      1. present participle of heat.
      2. AdjectiveCOMmore heatingSUPmost heating
        1. Causing heat.
        2. More Examples
          1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
            • I spent the weekend pratting about with the central heating and got absolutely nowhere with it!
            • Another method to predilate the microvascular bed in the skin is by local heating [6 ].
            • You have a combination of exceptionally dry, cold air — which indoor heating makes even drier — overbathing and use of harsh soaps,” which can strip the skin of its moisture, he said. “s.
        • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
          1. Adjectives
            • Morphemes
              • Suffixes
                • Words by suffix
                  • Words suffixed with -ing
              • Nouns
                • Countable nouns
                  • Singularia tantum
                    • Uncountable nouns
                  • Verbs
                    • Verb forms
                      • Participles
                        • Present participles
                  Related Links:
                  1. en heatings
                  2. en heatingly
                  3. en heating up
                  4. en heating oil
                  5. en heating surface
                  Source: Wiktionary
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                  Meaning of heating for the defined word.

                  Grammatically, this word "heating" is an adjective. It's also a morpheme, more specifically, a suffixe. It's also a noun, more specifically, a countable noun and a singularia tantum. It's also a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
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