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  Words related to microwave

Related / Similar Words: microwave oven, micro-cook, zap, nuke

 

Definition:
  • kitchen appliance that cooks food by passing an electromagnetic wave through it; heat is produced by the absorption of microwave energy by the water molecules in the food;
  • a short electromagnetic wave (longer than infrared but shorter than radio waves); used for radar and microwave ovens and for transmitting telephone, facsimile, video and data;
  • cook or heat in a microwave oven; "You can microwave the left-overs";

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    Part Meronyms: electromagnetic spectrum

     

    Derivational Morphology: micro-cook, zap, nuke, microwave oven

     

     
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