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Heat

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One course in a race; activity, action.

“Feigned Zeal, you saw, set out with speedier pace,

But the last heat Plain Dealing won the race.”


Dryden.

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Entry taken from Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, edited by the Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D. and revised in 1895.

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