\stˈə͡ʊv], \stˈəʊv], \s_t_ˈəʊ_v]\
Definitions of STOVE
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- 1846 - Medical lexicon: a dictionary of medical science
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By Princeton University
By DataStellar Co., Ltd
A house or room artificially warmed or heated; a forcing house, or hothouse; a drying room; -- formerly, designating an artificially warmed dwelling or room, a parlor, or a bathroom, but now restricted, in this sense, to heated houses or rooms used for horticultural purposes or in the processes of the arts.
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By Daniel Lyons
By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman
By James Champlin Fernald
By Nuttall, P.Austin.
By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H.
A limited space, warmed artificially, and in which the air is slowly renewed. It is used for drying various substances, as plants, extracts, conserves, or for taking vapour baths. In this case, the stew or stove is said to be wet or humid; in the opposite case, it is said to be dry, (F.) seche. The latter, which is used by the Turks, is the Laconicum or Calidarium of the Romans. The former is their Tepidarium or Vaporarium. These kinds of baths greatly excite the cutaneous transpiration; and are valuable agents in rheumatic and other affections.
By Robley Dunglison
n. [Anglo-Saxon, lcelandic, Dutch] A house or room artificially warmed ; a hot-house ;- formerly, a small iron pan filled with live coal to warm the feet ;-a square or cylindrical box or case of iron, in which fire is kindled, as in a ship, shed, &c.;-also, a similar fire-place with apparatus to send heated air through pipes to warm a warehouse, church, &c. ;- also, a portable fire-place with apparatus for culinary purposes. Gas-stove, stove in which heat for warming, cooking, &c., is generated by gas in place of coal fire.