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warm

providing a sensation of approximately body heat.

warm water blanket
a device containing circulating warm water; used to apply heat in the prevention or treatment of hypothermia.
warm receptors
are not specifically identifiable but a given temperature receptor will respond to warm or cold stimuli but not both.
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Though the frequency of El Nino events has increased in recent decades, a strong warm event has not been recorded since 1997-98 and, correspondingly, both the Pacific and Indian Ocean SST anomalies show a slight dampening in recent years.
I need to make sure my hips are warm and stretched out because if they aren't loose, they feel strained.
Installing the vapor barrier on the interior of the Wall In Miami results in the warm air condensing its water against the interior drywall or wood studs, resulting in rotting of the interior wall.
Warm as in "luke_____;" fuzzy as in, "don't have a clue what the Faith teaches; couldn't care less.
Remove from the heat, Using a slotted spatula, transfer the foie gras to a sheet pan and reserve the foie gras and fat separately keeping warm.
Wolf initially provided $50,000 in personal resources to launch Warm Spirit.
Did you ever walk barefoot across an asphalt road on a warm summer day?
Active warming now includes "forced-air warming, conductive over-the-body active warming, or warm water garments.
For example, during a recent warm spell in New York City, Today Show host Meredith Vieira told her national NBC audience that, although she briefly thought it was great to be able to run in the park in her shorts because of the weather, she came to her senses and asked herself, "Are we all gonna die?
Therefore, says Sturm, changing from grasses to shrubs could actually increase the atmospheric concentration of carbon dioxide, causing the world to warm even quicker.
The industry has developed varying definitions of hot, warm and cool sites.
2] will warm the earth as much as a 1 W heater placed over each square meter.