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British Dictionary definitions for gas oven

gas oven

noun
  1. a domestic oven heated by gas
  2. a gas-fuelled cremation chamber
  3. another name for gas chamber
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Examples from the Web for gas oven

Historical Examples

  • As our nonchalant day wore on, I lighted the gas-oven for popovers.

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    Frances Warner

  • A gas-oven such as those in common use in so many kitchens nowadays answers the purpose very well.

  • After the solution has been applied to the parts the object should be heated in a gas-oven until it is sufficiently dark coloured.

  • The heating may be done in a gas-oven, or by the application of a flat-iron such as is used by laundresses.