cookstove

noun cook·stove \ ˈku̇k-ˌstōv \

Definition of cookstove

:a stove for cooking

Examples of cookstove in a Sentence

  1. a small cookstove that would be appropriate for an apartment

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First Known Use of cookstove

1824

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COOKSTOVE Defined for English Language Learners

cookstove

noun

Definition of cookstove for English Language Learners

  • : a usually old-fashioned stove that burns wood and can be used for cooking; also : a small stove that is used to cook food outdoors



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