from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. An electrically heated plate for cooking or warming food.
  • n. A tabletop cooking device with one or two burners.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Alternative form of hotplate.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a portable electric appliance for heating or cooking or keeping food warm


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