cooktop

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noun cook·top \ ˈku̇k-ˌtäp \

Definition of cooktop

1 :the flat top of a range
2 :a built-in cabinet-top cooking apparatus containing usually four heating units

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First Known Use of cooktop

1948


COOKTOP Defined for English Language Learners

cooktop

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Definition of cooktop for English Language Learners

  • : a flat piece of equipment for cooking that is built into a kitchen countertop and that usually has four devices (called burners) that become hot when turned on


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