Oven meaning

ŭvən
A compartment or receptacle for baking or roasting food or for heating or drying things.
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A chamber or enclosed compartment for heating, baking, or roasting food, as in a stove, or for firing, baking, hardening, or drying objects, as in a kiln.
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A chamber used for baking or heating.
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Origin of oven

  • Middle English from Old English ofen

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Middle English oven, from Old English ofen, ofn.

    From Wiktionary