gas cooker

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n gas cooker a range with gas rings and an oven for cooking with gas
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Usage

In literature:

The fireless cooker has opened new horizons, for, of course, there is still enough gas to start the heating.
"With Those Who Wait" by Frances Wilson Huard
The economy in using the fireless cooker is not confined solely to a saving in gas and labor.
"The Kitchen Encyclopedia" by Anonymous
Arrangements for sterilizing water and milk were there, Atkinson cookers, gas and kerosene stoves.
"The Teacher" by George Herbert Palmer
I have heard of some preliminary success with a gas cooker, discounted later by a frontal attack from the cook.
"Pottery, for Artists Craftsmen & Teachers" by George J. Cox
Then, too, the necessity of hanging the joint from the bar at the top of the gas-cooker leaves very little room for anything else.
"Paper-bag Cookery" by Vera Serkoff
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In news:

Mountains of papers and packaging filled his home from floor to ceiling and, worryingly, surrounded his gas cooker where he made his boiled eggs and toast.
Attempted theft of ammonia gas perhaps by old-school methamphetamine cookers appears to be the cause of a leak in a cold storage plant in downtown Kent this morning.
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