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stovetop

[stohv-top] /ˈstoʊvˌtɒp/
noun
1.
the upper surface of a stove, especially the area used for cooking:
a stovetop cluttered with unwashed pots and pans.
adjective
2.
pertaining to or suitable for use or preparation on the top of a cooking stove:
stovetop meals; stovetop utensils.
Origin
stove1 + top1
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British Dictionary definitions for stove tops

stovetop

/ˈstəʊvˌtɒp/
noun
1.
the US word for hob1 (sense 1)
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