noun Date: 1824 a stove for cooking

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  • cookstove — n. a stove for cooking, especially a wood or coal burning kitchen stove. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • cookstove — ☆ cookstove [kook′stōv΄ ] n. a stove for cooking …   English World dictionary

  • cookstove — /kook stohv /, n. a wood or coal burning stove for use in cooking. [1805 15; COOK1 + STOVE1] * * * …   Universalium

  • cookstove — noun A stove used for cooking …   Wiktionary

  • cookstove — n. oven, stove used to prepare food …   English contemporary dictionary

  • cookstove — cook•stove [[t]ˈkʊkˌstoʊv[/t]] n. a stove for use in cooking • Etymology: 1805–15 …   From formal English to slang

  • cookstove — noun a stove for cooking (especially a wood or coal burning kitchen stove) • Hypernyms: ↑stove, ↑kitchen stove, ↑range, ↑kitchen range, ↑cooking stove • Part Meronyms: ↑water back * * * ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Cook stove — Stove manufacture in Senegal. In cooking, a cook stove is a very basic stove heated by burning wood, charcoal, animal dung or crop residue. Cook stoves are the most common way of cooking and heating food in developing countries. Developing… …   Wikipedia

  • Stove (disambiguation) — A stove is an appliance that heats or cooks or both.Types of stove* Air tight stove * Bamboo stove * Beverage can stove * Biomass cook stove, a fuel efficient and environmentally aware cookstove. * Buddy Burner * Electric stove * Franklin stove * …   Wikipedia

  • Griddle — A griddle is a piece of cooking equipment. In the industrial world usually it is a flat plate of metal (usually aluminium, stainless steel or cast iron). In the non industrial world, and in traditional cultures, the griddle may be a stone or… …   Wikipedia

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