The definition of a stove is a device that uses wood, electricity or gas for heating a room, or for cooking.
(approximate definition) A fuel burning apparatus in which water is boiled to produce steam for space heating, power generation, or industrial processes.(more precisely) An apparatus in which a heat source other than a hot liquid or steam (most commonly burning fuel, exhaust gas from an internal combustion engine or gas turbine, waste heat from a process, solar energy or electricity) is used to boil water (rarely another liquid), under pressure to provide steam (other gas) for use as a heat source in calorifiers, heat exchangers or heat emitters, or for use directly for humidification, in an industrial process, or to power steam turbines.
An apparatus that heats or provides heat.
A machine that uses oil as its fuel.
A furnace that burns gas as fuel
A furnace heated to high temperatures by an electric current, used in smelting, melting metals, steel making, manufacturing carbides, etc.
Birds of a feather (group of people with common interests from the phrase "Birds of a feather flock together").
A workshop where pig iron is transformed into wrought iron.
A person or thing that incinerates; esp., a furnace or other device for incinerating trash
A reverberatory furnace.
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.
Find another word for furnace. In this page you can discover 32 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for furnace, like: stove, boiler, freezer, heater, heating system, steam furnace, oil-burner, gas furnace, electric furnace, annealing furnace and reduction-furnace.