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microwave

noun

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as in oven, stove

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microwave

verb

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as in heat, warm

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The first known use of microwave was in 1931

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“Microwave.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/microwave. Accessed 1 Apr. 2020.

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