stove Meaning in Cambridge American English Dictionary
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stovenoun [C]

 us   /stoʊv/
a piece of kitchen equipment having a top for cooking food in containers placed over gas flames or circles of metal heated by electricity, and that usually has an oven below: She got some eggs out and heated a pan on the stove. A stove is also a piece of equipment for heating a space inside a room, often using wood or a form of coal as a fuel: a potbellied stove
Translations of “stove”
in Arabic بوتاجاز…
in Korean 스토브, 난로…
in Malaysian dapur…
in French cuisinière, poêle…
in Turkish ocak, soba…
in Italian cucina, fornello…
in Chinese (Traditional) (用於取暖的)爐,火爐, 爐灶…
in Russian кухонная плита, печь…
in Polish kuchenka, piec…
in Vietnamese bếp lò, lò sưởi…
in Spanish estufa, cocina, horno…
in Portuguese fogão…
in Thai เตาไฟ…
in German der Ofen…
in Catalan cuina…
in Japanese ガス(電気)クッカー…
in Indonesian kompor…
in Chinese (Simplified) (用于取暖的)炉,火炉, 炉灶…
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