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countertop

[koun-ter-top]
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noun
  1. a counter, as in a kitchen, especially when covered with a heat- and stain-resistant material.
adjective
  1. designed to fit or be used on a countertop: a countertop microwave oven.

Origin of countertop

First recorded in 1895–1900; counter1 + top1
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Word Origin and History for countertop

n.

1878, from counter (n.) + top (n.1).

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