Definition of heat-resistant in English:


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  • 1Able to resist great heat; heatproof.
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    • These compounds are used to make high-speed tools, military aircraft and spacecraft, heat shields, and specialized heat-resistant fibers.
    • The most distinctive feature of the spacecraft is a large, highly reflective, heat-resistant sunshade attached to the front on a titanium frame.
    • Conversely, the shuttle must be pointed at a appropriate angle and rotation to ensure that the heat of re-entry is distributed properly against specially reinforced, heat-resistant panels.
  • 1.1Not easily becoming hot: fondue forks with heat-resistant handles

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