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cook·stove

 (ko͝ok′stōv′)
n.
A stove for cooking.

cookstove

(ˈkʊkˌstəʊv)
n
(Cookery) US a stove for cooking

cook•stove

(ˈkʊkˌstoʊv)

n.
a stove for use in cooking.
[1805–15]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.cookstove - a stove for cooking (especially a wood- or coal-burning kitchen stove)
cooking stove, kitchen range, kitchen stove, stove, range - a kitchen appliance used for cooking food; "dinner was already on the stove"
water back - water heater consisting of a tank or pipes set at the back of a fireplace or in the firebox of a stove
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