Definition of fogón
: a corner-set fireplace found in Indian and Spanish American architecture in southwestern U.S.
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Origin and Etymology of fogón
Spanish, hearth, fireplace, probably from Catalan fogó, from foc fire, from Latin focus hearth, fireplace, fire — more at focus
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