Definition of preheat in English:

preheat

Line breaks: pre|heat
Pronunciation: /priːˈhiːt
 
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verb

[with object]
  • Heat (something, especially an oven or grill) beforehand: preheat the oven to 200°C
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    • If you have trouble controlling the heat on the stove top, preheat your oven to 450 degrees and finish the dish in that by putting the whole pan in.
    • Always preheat oven before using unless chart or recipe indicates otherwise.
    • When the quinces are cool, preheat the oven to 180C / 350F / Gas Mark 4.

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