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Overheating

An economy that is growing very quickly, with the risk of high inflation.

Overheating

Describing an economy that is growing too fast or otherwise unsustainably. Overheating economies tend to crash, experience high inflation, or both. The inflation occurs when the economy's producers are unable to meet demand by expanding production because it is rising too fast. To temper demand, the producers raise prices. Central banks tend to increase interest rates to temper or prevent overheating in domestic economies.
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DISHWASHERS The control panel on some Bosch, Neff and Siemens dishwashers can overheat and may lead to a fire.
"We would urge people to either use deep fat fryers instead, which are much safer because they are thermostatically controlled which means they can't overheat, or consider a more healthier option that does not require the use of cooking fat or oils."
The company said that the integrated fire and overheat protection system comprises of engine/Auxiliary Power Unit fire detection and extinguishing, cargo bay smoke detection, overheat detection system and integrated control unit.
IF they become too dirty, the signal processor or inverter regulator overheats and shuts down.
AN OVERHEATED kiln triggered smoke alarms at a metal engineering firm in Warwick last night.
That led us to suspect that the sheet was being overheated and was charring--most likely the source of the odor and taste problem.
Home Entertainment wall units, made in China, have been recalled because the furniture's control box for the touch dimmer-lighting mechanism can overheat, posing a fire hazard, the CPSC said.
Mr Hollingsworth, whose baby son Sebastian was a cot death victim in 1991, said: 'I think most parents would be quite surprised to learn they could overheat their children.'
He was saying not only that the housing market has become overheated, but also that Mr Brown's spending spree is causing the economy as a whole to overheat.
Global Banking News-May 16, 2013--Central bank head of Columbia says more rate cuts could overheat economy(C)2013 ENPublishing - http://www.enpublishing.co.uk
If the engine starts to overheat and the cooling fan isn't turning, follow these steps:
A hot axle detector is a device that detects hot axles of rolling stock when it is being transported, thereby detecting rolling stock where the problem of brake blocking is present or any other defect, causing the wheels to overheat. Vehicles with wheel defects represent a potential threat to spark and ignition in the surrounding area, and by installing a hot axle detector that detects any overheating, such a rail vehicle can be removed from the traffic at the planned stations, thereby reducing the chance of ignition railway line.