convection oven


Definition of convection oven

: an oven having a fan that circulates hot air uniformly and continuously around food

Examples of convection oven in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The air fryer has been around for about 10 years, drawing foodies away from the traditional convection oven, which became standard in homes in the 1940s. Washington Post, "Hints From Heloise: How do air fryers work?," 1 Apr. 2021 The touchscreen appliance has a 1,500-watt cooking system with a convection oven and 11 pre-programmed functions: air-fry, bagel, bake, broil, cookies, dehydrate, pizza, reheat, toast, slow cook, and warm. Jennifer Aldrich, Better Homes & Gardens, "You'll Want To Shop Everything from Drew Barrymore's Stylish New Kitchen Appliance Collection," 29 Mar. 2021 Earth’s mantle is like a convection oven that powers a treadmill. Caroline Delbert, Popular Mechanics, "Why One Side of Earth Is Rapidly Getting Colder Than the Other," 15 Mar. 2021 The cabin has electricity and a kitchenette with a convection oven, conduction cooktop, coffee maker, drinking water, a small fridge and basic kitchen items. Chelsey Lewis, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "This Viking cabin is a cozy retreat in the U.P., close to Marquette and Pictured Rocks," 4 Mar. 2021 To make in a convection oven: Position a rack in the middle of the oven and preheat to 400 degrees. Washington Post, "Want golden, crispy fish without deep-frying? This air fryer recipe is for you.," 2 Mar. 2021 More than just an air fryer, the Chef’s Convection Toaster Oven is also, yes, a toaster and a convection oven that bakes, broils, and toasts. Paige Szmodis, Popular Mechanics, "The Best Air Fryers for Healthier, Crispy Food," 21 Jan. 2021 Preheat the oven to 350 degrees for non-convection, or 325 degrees for convection oven. Tribune News Service, cleveland, "Ring in 2021 with a European flair," 29 Dec. 2020 The third is a combination of convection oven and microwave. Judy Rose, Detroit Free Press, "$3M White Lake glass house is a window on the world," 27 Dec. 2020

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First Known Use of convection oven

1946, in the meaning defined above

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8 Apr 2021

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English Language Learners Definition of convection oven

: an oven with a fan that moves hot air around so that food cooks evenly

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