Usage examples for heating

  1. The group system elsewhere referred to, with central heating plant and workers of all grades at telephone- call, will make possible at a reasonable rent within easy reach of the city the single household of one, two, or three, as the case may be, and if without children of their own, to such shelter may come some of those homeless little ones we have with us always, to share in the sun and wind and garden. – The Cost of Shelter by Ellen H. Richards
  2. In Fezzan he is often obliged to be fed on dates, which are both heating and relaxing to the animal. – Travels in the Great Desert of Sahara, in the Years of 1845 and 1846 by James Richardson
  3. There is a greenhouse at the bottom of our garden which at that time was quite unfrequented because something had gone wrong with the heating apparatus and the more delicate plants had been removed from it. – Lalage's Lovers 1911 by George A. Birmingham
  4. I supposed them to be English, presuming that the fire had been occasioned by the furnaces they had on board for heating their shot; but, on entering the harbour of Cadiz, I was assured they were Spanish. – Memoirs and Correspondence of Admiral Lord de Saumarez, Vol. I by Sir John Ross
  5. A kettle for heating water to be used in scalding the ducks is necessary as are also tanks in which to place the ducks after they are picked. – Ducks and Geese by Harry M. Lamon Rob R. Slocum
  6. You have mild cases that result from over- heating or over- eating, and sometimes a damaged finger to dress, or a tooth to pull. – A Country Doctor and Selected Stories and Sketches by Sarah Orne Jewett
  7. But as yet there is no way of heating it. – The Prairie Wife by Arthur Stringer
  8. We would fain have lingered long before this glorious picture, but the air was too cold to admit of a halt after our heating walk in the blazing sun. – Holidays in Eastern France by Matilda Betham-Edwards
  9. In 1742, Benjamin Frankin invented the Franklin stove, which greatly improved heating efficiency. – Our Legal Heritage by S. A. Reilly
  10. Steady rotation of the glass during the heating is almost essential. – A Handbook of Laboratory Glass-Blowing by Bernard D. Bolas
  11. A few hundred miles from his factory in all directions could be found all the heating plants which he had manufactured and sold. – Analyzing Character by Katherine M. H. Blackford and Arthur Newcomb
  12. I tried to get all the heating apparatus possible under the circumstances ... – The Club of Queer Trades by G. K. Chesterton
  13. 3. Our heating system is inadequate. – Composition-Rhetoric by Stratton D. Brooks
  14. Besides, were it even necessary, it might be very dangerous to force it violently; since by heating the Patients greatly, a vehement Fever is excited; they become scorched up in a Manner, and the Skin proves extremely dry. – Advice to the people in general, with regard to their health by Samuel Auguste David Tissot
  15. Steam pipes are provided for heating the dye- liquors. – The Dyeing of Woollen Fabrics by Franklin Beech