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English definition of “stove”

stove

noun [C]    /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
(Definition of stove noun from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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