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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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There were four walls, a floor and a roof, which made one room; and this room contained a rusty looking cookstove, a cupboard for the dishes, a table, three or four chairs, and the beds.
And I hear he's made them pay twenty dollars for his old cookstove that ain't worth ten.'
Standing all around the clearing were a good many cookstoves, ranges and grills, of all sizes and shapes, and besides these there were several kitchen cabinets and cupboards and a few kitchen tables.
The letter from Michael Young ("Grandma's Stove," May/June 2019) sure brought back memories of my family's old cookstove. It had a 5-gallon water reservoir at the end where I got hot water to fill the round, galvanized washtub on the floor of the kitchen.
The cookstove is something every woman will crave to have in her kitchen," says Albertina Mwanamwalye, Nkeyema District Commissioner.
In the first phase, the researchers analysed existing research on improved cookstove adoption and looked at sales across different potential study communities, which provided insight into both demands- and supply-side barriers to adoption.
It first compares the annual cost of household cooking energy use with and without an improved cookstove, using a range of input values derived from various data sources.
Compared to other studies that have found a two- to three-fold increase in COPD among those burning wood or coal in their cookstoves, the authors noted that their research found a weaker association between burning wood or coal in a cookstove and COPD.
Founded in 2011, BURN Manufacturing (www.burnstoves.com) designs, manufactures and distributes Kenya's best-selling, most fuel efficient, and most durable biomass cookstoves. It is the only clean cookstove company which manufactures all of its products in Kenya in sub-Saharan Africa's only state-of-the-art, solar-powered manufacturing facility.
Wildwood is enriched by its journalistic details, as with attention given to the ingredients in the baked goods that Molly learns to make in her great aunt's cookstove. Such descriptions are both practical and cozy.
We also wanted to design, manufacture, and complete preliminary tests on a new improved metal cookstove (NIMC) prototype that would be affordable and culturally acceptable in a real house setting.
Recently I designed and developed the EzyChar cookstove (also pictured).