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noun [countable] oven pronunciation in British English /ˈʌv(ə)n/
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  1. a large piece of equipment in a kitchen that you heat, usually with electricity or gas, to cook food in. An oven often has a grill in it
    Return the dish to the oven to heat through before serving.
    a hot/moderate/low oven
    Bake for 25 minutes, then reduce the oven temperature.
    preheat an oven: Preheat the oven to 220ºC, Gas mark 7.


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