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hotplate

noun [C] uk   /ˈhɒt.pleɪt/  us   /ˈhɑːt-/
a small cooker that can be moved, on which pans of food are heated UK a round flat metal surface on an electric cooker, on which pans of food are heated
Translations of “hotplate”
in Korean 열판, 철판…
in Arabic لَوْح التسخين…
in Portuguese placa…
in Catalan placa…
in Japanese ホットプレート(電気調理器)…
in Italian fornello a piastra…
in Chinese (Traditional) 輕便爐灶, (電爐上的)扁平烤盤…
in Chinese (Simplified) 轻便炉灶, (电炉灶上的)扁平烤盘…
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