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gas range

a cooking stove that uses household gas as fuel.
Origin of gas range
1880-85, Americanism Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • She made the best possible dinners for him on their gas-range.

    The Job Sinclair Lewis
  • Then the three older girls set to work to cook the second breakfast on the gas-range.

    The Four Corners Abroad Amy Ella Blanchard
  • In the kitchen she found Miss Danton, the musical spinster, making her scant supper of tea and toast on the gas-range.

    Life and Gabriella Ellen Glasgow
  • Then Mrs. Bryan introduced them to the ways of the gas-range, and went back to lie in wait for her Blue Birds.

    Winona of the Camp Fire Margaret Widdemer
  • Im wid yez, called Louise back from the gas-range, where she was doing something with sugar and water.

    Winona of the Camp Fire Margaret Widdemer
  • Mrs. Wells was bending over a double boiler set on the gas-range; she was plainly dressed in black, shielded by a large apron.

    The Wyndam Girls Marion Ames Taggart
  • And the happiness of broiling the chops on the broiler of the gas-range, new and lovely to behold, if it was black!

    The Wyndam Girls Marion Ames Taggart

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