Microwave

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Definition

a microwave: an electric oven that uses waves of energy to cook food quickly
noun

to microwave (an egg): to cook (an egg) in an electric oven which uses waves to heat food
verb

Examples

  • "Needless to say, she was slightly concerned when she saw that this 'omelet' was frozen, and then defrosted in the microwave."
  • "Edward : You mean the microwave?"
  • "Gourmet fine dining (microwaved) and free alcohol in First Class."

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