Part of speech: noun

A cavity for baking, heating, annealing, etc.

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Usage examples "oven":

  1. " Dear old mother," said he, " you keep this room like an oven." - "The Red Planet", William J. Locke.
  2. Care must be taken that it is put into the oven immediately, or it will not be light. - "The Book of Household Management", Mrs. Isabella Beeton.
  3. She stood at the oven, and did not stir: she looked now at the one, and now at the other, and shook her head. - "Fables for Children, Stories for Children, Natural Science Stories, Popular Education, Decembrists, Moral Tales", Leo Tolstoy.