noun Date: 1884 one that cooks: as a. a utensil, device, or apparatus for cooking b. a person who tends a cooking process ; cook c. British stove

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  • cooker — n. an implement for cooking. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • cooker — type of stove, 1884, from COOK (Cf. cook) (v.) + ER (Cf. er) (1) …   Etymology dictionary

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  • cooker — [[t]k ʊkə(r)[/t]] cookers N COUNT A cooker is a large metal device for cooking food using gas or electricity. A cooker usually consists of a grill, an oven, and some gas or electric rings. [BRIT] → See also pressure cooker ...a gas cooker. (in AM …   English dictionary

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  • cooker — /kook euhr/, n. 1. an appliance or utensil for cooking: pressure cooker. 2. a person employed in certain industrial processes, as in brewing or distilling, to operate cooking apparatus. [1880 85; COOK1 + ER1] * * * …   Universalium

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