Definition Of stove

verb

an apparatus for cooking or heating that operates by burning fuel or using electricity.

There are children out there that don't know you can buy the actual kernels and pop them, in a pan, on the stove .

avert or delay something bad or dangerous.

a reassuring presence can stave off a panic attack

break something by forcing it inward or piercing it roughly.

the door was staved in

raise (plants) in a hothouse.

treat (an object) by heating it in a stove in order to apply a desired surface coating.

After coating, the item is stoved at fairly high temperatures, generally 150-180°C, when the powder melts and flows out to a level, integral coating.


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  • After coating, the item is stoved at fairly high temperatures, generally 150-180°C, when the powder melts and flows out to a level, integral coating.

  • All we had to do for fuel was to step outside the door of the hut and gather wood for our stove ; to this day, the slightest whiff of wood-smoke instantly takes me back to Bawdsey.

  • As she came down the east stairs she saw her father standing at the counter by the stove spreading cream cheese on a bagel.

  • Corrie glanced over at the stove where her brother was busy preparing lunch and rolled her eyes.

  • During the cold weather each student was expected to have a sod of turf for the iron stove in the school.


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