- The definition of ovenproof is cookware or materials that are heat resistant and that can be used in an oven without cracking or shattering.
A Pyrex dish that you can put in an oven is an example of an ovenproof baking dish.
Food being baked in an ovenproof dish.
ovenproof definition by Webster's New World
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able to withstand the high temperatures of an oven without breaking, burning, melting, etc.: an ovenproof baking pan
ovenproof definition by American Heritage Dictionary
Capable of resisting the heat produced in a kitchen oven: an ovenproof casserole dish.