convection oven


noun

a gas, electric, or microwave oven equipped with a fan that circulates and intensifies the heat, thereby decreasing the normal cooking time.

Nearby words

  1. convalescence,
  2. convalescent,
  3. convect,
  4. convection,
  5. convection cell,
  6. convection zone,
  7. convective activity,
  8. convective discharge,
  9. convective heat,
  10. convector

Origin of convection oven

First recorded in 1970–75

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