Meaning of “wood stove” in the English Dictionary

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"wood stove" in British English

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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)

"wood stove" in American English

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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)