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toaster oven

noun
1.
an electrical appliance that functions as both an oven and a toaster and is small enough to fit on a kitchen counter or table.
Also, toaster-oven.
Origin
1975-1980
1975-80
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Examples from the web for toaster oven
  • Use the microwave oven or toaster oven instead of the oven to prepare meals.
  • Use a microwave oven, toaster oven, or slow-cooker to cook smaller meals.
  • Use an electric skillet, microwave oven or toaster oven whenever possible.
  • For example, reheating a small portion of food in the microwave or toaster oven uses less energy than the oven.
  • Instead of a standard full-size oven, try using a toaster oven or stove top when preparing smaller meals.
  • Use your microwave or toaster oven to reheat or cook small portions.
  • The main meal comes in a container that can be heated in a standard oven or toaster oven as long as the lid has been removed.
  • We use a microwave or toaster oven for cooking small amounts.
  • As of the time of this posting, no oven is available but there is a four-burner stove and counter-top toaster oven.

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