estufa

noun es·tu·fa \eˈstüfə\

Definition of estufa

plural

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  1. :  an assembly room or council chamber of a Pueblo Indian dwelling in which a sacred fire is kept burning

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Origin and Etymology of estufa

Spanish, literally, stove, warm room, from estufar to heat an apartment, from (assumed) Vulgar Latin extufare to heat by steam — more at stove


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  1. Spanish Central: Translation of estufa


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