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microwave

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈmaɪkrəʊweɪv/
OVEN ( also microwave oven,
 
 
)
an electric oven that uses waves of energy to cook or heat food Kitchen appliances
WAVE a very short wave similar to a radio wave that is used for sending information and cookingCommunications technology - general words
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