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wood stovenoun [C]

/ˈwʊd ˌstəʊv/ us   /ˈwʊd ˌstoʊv/ US UK wood-burning stove, uk   /ˌwʊd.bɜː.nɪŋˈstəʊv/ us   /-bɝːnɪŋˈstoʊv/
a metal container with a chimney (= a pipe for smoke to escape) and a door, and sometimes a place on top to cook on, in which you can burn wood to provide heat
(Definition of wood stove from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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wood stovenoun [C]

also woodstove, /ˈwʊdˌstoʊv/ also wood-burning stove
a stove for heating or cooking that uses wood for fuel
(Definition of wood stove from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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