verb (used with object)
Origin of wick1
Related formswick·less, adjective
Examples from the Web for wickless
As wickless oil stoves are now in successful use the wickless lamp may be expected to follow.Inventions in the Century|William Henry Doolittle
Wickless alcohol stoves are used commonly on chafing dishes.
Since John Macgegor used this stove there have been other wickless stoves invented, and sold at more moderate prices.Three Hundred Things a Bright Boy Can Do|Anonymous
The wickless stoves are equipped with a ring of asbestos which serves the purpose of a wick.
The ring in wickless stoves may not be thick enough, or they may have slipped out of place, or become broken.