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camp stove

noun
1.
a portable stove used for cooking or heating, especially outdoors.
Origin
1860-1865
1860-65, Americanism
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Examples from the web for camp stove
  • If you don't have an extra camp stove to store, pick up some canned heat made from denatured alcohol gel.
  • Bring camp stove or charcoal, no wood fires allowed.
  • Avoid placing tents on top of vegetation and use a camp stove instead of making a campfire.
  • Never use a generator, charcoal or gas grill, or a camp stove indoors.
  • Cooking may be done outdoors on the charcoal grill provided or on your own camp stove.
  • It's interesting to note here the differences in camp stove design.
  • Cooking can be done on your own camp stove, or on the top of the barrel stove which is equipped with a primitive cooking rack.
  • Users provide their own camp stove, cooking utensils, bedding and linens.
  • Attributing it to the camp stove, he rolled over and went back to sleep.
  • In drought conditions, fires may be prohibited and you may only use a camp stove.

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