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adjective uk   us   /ˈʌv.ən.pruːf/
able to be used in an oven: Is this dish ovenproof?
Translations of “ovenproof”
in Chinese (Traditional) 烤箱適用的, 能耐烤箱溫度的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 烤箱适用的, 能耐烤箱温度的…
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