sweating

  • 1 Sweating — Sweat ing, a. & n. from {Sweat}, v. [1913 Webster] {Sweating bath}, a bath producing sensible sweat; a stove or sudatory. {Sweating house}, a house for sweating persons in sickness. {Sweating iron}, a kind of knife, or a piece of iron, used to… …

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  • 2 Sweating — Sweat Sweat, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Sweat} or {Sweated} (Obs. {Swat}); p. pr. & vb. n. {Sweating}.] [OE. sweten, AS. sw[ae]tan, fr. sw[=a]t, n., sweat; akin to OFries. & OS. sw[=e]t, D. zweet, OHG. sweiz, G. schweiss, Icel. sviti, sveiti, Sw. svett …

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  • 3 sweating — 1. noun the production and evaporation of a watery fluid called sweat that is excreted by the sweat glands in the skin of mammals. Syn: perspiration 2. adjective …

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  • 4 Sweating — This interesting name is of early medieval English origin, and is a nickname surname for a popular or attractive person, or for somebody who habitually addressed people with the Middle English term swetin , meaning darling, or sweetheart. It… …

    Surnames reference

  • 5 sweating — adj. Sweating is used with these nouns: ↑brow …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 6 sweating — išprakaitavimas statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Mažamolekulių medžiagų išsiskyrimas polimerinio gaminio paviršiuje. atitikmenys: angl. blooming; exudation; sweating rus. выпотевание …

    Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • 7 sweating — prakaitavimas statusas T sritis Kūno kultūra ir sportas apibrėžtis Prakaito išsiskyrimas. Vidutinio klimato juostoje nedirbdamas žmogus išprakaituoja per parą iki 500 ml prakaito, o sunkiai dirbdamas – iki 10–12 l. Susijaudinus, išgėrus daugiau… …

    Sporto terminų žodynas

  • 8 Sweating — The act of secreting fluid from the skin by the sweat (sudoriferous) glands. These are small tubular glands situated within and under the skin (in the subcutaneous tissue). They discharge by tiny openings in the surface of the skin. The sweat is… …

    Medical dictionary

  • 9 Sweating-on — Напаивание (напр. клише на подставку с помощью расплавленной фольги) …

    Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • 10 sweating — Synonyms and related words: ardent, baking, bathed in sweat, beaded with sweat, blistering, boiling, broiling, burning, burning hot, canicular, clammy, condensation, diaphoretic, distillation, drenched with sweat, dribble, drip, dripping, drop,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 11 sweating — (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective Producing or covered with sweat: perspiring, sudoriferous, sweaty. See DRY …

    English dictionary for students

  • 12 sweating — sweat·ing || swetɪŋ n. secretion of sweat, process of perspiring swet n. perspiration, moisture excreted by the sweat glands; act of perspiring; droplets of moisture on a surface, condensation; hard work; worry, stress, anxiety (Informal) v.… …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 13 sweating — n. Exudation, sweat …

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  • 14 sweating — The questioning of a person in custody charged with crime with intent to obtain information concerning his connection therewith or knowledge thereof by plying him with questions, or by threats or other wrongful means, extorting information to be… …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 15 sweating — [1] Joining two pieces of metal together by placing solder between them and then clamping them tightly together while heat, sufficient to melt the solder, is applied. Method of soldering in which the parts to be joined are first coated with a… …

    Dictionary of automotive terms

  • 16 sweating — The nefarious practice of abusing prisoners or persons suspected of possessing information to force them to confess or to tell what they know. See sweatbox; third degree …

    Ballentine's law dictionary

  • 17 sweating — noun the process of the sweat glands of the skin secreting a salty fluid perspiration is a homeostatic process • Syn: ↑perspiration, ↑diaphoresis, ↑sudation, ↑hidrosis • Derivationally related forms: ↑hidrotic ( …

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  • 18 Sweating bath — Sweating Sweat ing, a. & n. from {Sweat}, v. [1913 Webster] {Sweating bath}, a bath producing sensible sweat; a stove or sudatory. {Sweating house}, a house for sweating persons in sickness. {Sweating iron}, a kind of knife, or a piece of iron,… …

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  • 19 Sweating house — Sweating Sweat ing, a. & n. from {Sweat}, v. [1913 Webster] {Sweating bath}, a bath producing sensible sweat; a stove or sudatory. {Sweating house}, a house for sweating persons in sickness. {Sweating iron}, a kind of knife, or a piece of iron,… …

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  • 20 Sweating iron — Sweating Sweat ing, a. & n. from {Sweat}, v. [1913 Webster] {Sweating bath}, a bath producing sensible sweat; a stove or sudatory. {Sweating house}, a house for sweating persons in sickness. {Sweating iron}, a kind of knife, or a piece of iron,… …

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