pellet stove

noun

Definition of pellet stove

: a stove that supplies heat by burning wood pellets Have you considered a pellet stove? It burns compressed sawdust chunks, is easier to maintain and is more user-friendly than its wood-burning cousin.— Ken Moon

Examples of pellet stove in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web And a pellet stove, which gives us a nearly carbon-neutral way to heat our home. Monitor Staff, The Christian Science Monitor, "What can you do about climate change? A chat with Monitor reporters.," 4 Dec. 2019 Everyone who uses oil, natural gas, liquid propane, or wood and pellet stoves should make sure that their heating system has been cleaned and inspected within the last year. Courant Community, "Community News For The West Hartford Edition," 27 Mar. 2018 Beyond, the dining room features a pellet stove insert and French doors. Jon Gorey, BostonGlobe.com, "For sale: Antique homes in Southborough," 9 Mar. 2018

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First Known Use of pellet stove

1983, in the meaning defined above

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“Pellet stove.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pellet%20stove. Accessed 20 Sep. 2020.

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