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1. and hot under the collar mod. angry. Gee, that guy is really hot under the collar. What did I do?
2. mod. wanted by the police. (Underworld.) Lefty is hot because of his part in the bank job.
3. mod. stolen. Rocko won’t touch a hot watch or anything else hot.
4. mod. carrying contraband and subject to arrest if caught. Lefty was hot and needed a place to stay.
5. mod. having a run of good luck in gambling. I was hot when I started. I’m broke now.
6. mod. of great renown; doing quite well for the time being. The opera tenor was hot, and even the lowbrows would pay to hear him.
7. mod. alcohol intoxicated. (Old.) Willy was too hot to stand up.
8. mod. selling well. These things are really hot this season.
9. mod. sexy; sexually arousing. Wow, who was that hot hunk you were with?
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Prototype and multicavity plastic injection molds including closures/caps (both single face and stack type), unscrewing and strip molds, hot runners, and insert shuttle molds.
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To obtain a culture of hot tub water, the patient was instructed to fill the hot tub with water and allow it to stand for 2 weeks before sampling.
Why he's hot: Gregg Gonsalves, who appeared on our 2003 Hot List, knows the art of the deal extremely well.
New telescopes and detectors about to begin operation on the ground and a specially equipped spacecraft set for launch in 2007 should give astronomers the means to identify hot Earths, notes planet hunter Debra Fischer of San Francisco State University.
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It's been estimated that women suffer from hot flashes for one to five years, but I have seen several women in their 70s who were still dealing with them," says Wayne State University's Robert Freedman.
Compelling evidence suggests that regular exercise may reduce the number and severity of hot flashes.
At a time when political leaders are loath to hike the gasoline tax to pay for highways and bridges, the appeal of such alternative strategies as HOT lanes may be growing broader.
Many women choose to use hormone replacement therapy (HRT) to relieve some of the symptoms of menopause like hot flushes (also called hot flashes).