A chamber or enclosed compartment for heating, baking, or roasting food, as in a stove, or for firing, baking, hardening, or drying objects, as in a kiln.(noun)
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Use "oven" in a sentence
"These cakes should he baked in a moderately hot oven and not a _hot oven_."
"Toaster oven• Don’t overfill your oven when using it to cook."
"That "HEEB" on the oven is short for "Hebrew," which is a derogatory term for Jews, like the "N" word."