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preheat in Cooking topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishpreheatpre‧heat /ˌpriːˈhiːt/ verb [transitive]  DFCto heat an oven to a particular temperature before it is used to cook something Preheat the oven to 375 degrees.→ See Verb table
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preheatPlace in preheated 142 oven until skin is wrinkled and flesh is soft, 45 to 50 minutes.Put a cookie sheet on the oven rack during preheating.Light a hot fire in a charcoal grill or preheat a gas grill to medium high.About 15 minutes before serving, preheat oven to 350 F.. Prepare an aromatic fire in a charcoal grill.To prepare nuts, preheat oven to 400 F.. Bring water to a boil.Prepare a fire in a charcoal grill, preheat oven to 450 F. or preheat broiler.Prepare a grill or preheat the broiler.Preheat ... ovenRefrigerate at least 90 minutes or overnight if covered with plastic wrap. Preheat the oven to 325 degrees.For the cake: Spray a 9-inch tube pan with the nonstick spray. Preheat the oven to 350 degrees.