hibachi

[ hi-bah-chee ]
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noun
  1. a small Japanese-style charcoal brazier covered with a grill, usually used for outdoor cooking.

Origin of hibachi

1
1860–65; <Japanese, equivalent to hi fire (earlier fi(y) <*poi) +-bachi combining form of hachi pot, earlier fati<Middle Chinese, akin to Chinese monk's bowl; perhaps <Pali patta<Sanskrit pā́tra drinking vessel

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hibachi

/ (hɪˈbɑːtʃɪ) /


noun
  1. a portable brazier for heating and cooking food

Origin of hibachi

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from Japanese, from hi fire + bachi bowl

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