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canned heat

noun
1.
fuel packaged to be used in small cans for heating, as with chafing dishes or in portable stoves.
Origin
1915-1920
1915-20, Americanism
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  • Only gas stoves, charcoal or canned heat may be used for cooking.
  • Only gas stoves, charcoal, or canned heat may be used for cooking.

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