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microwave in Electricity topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishmicrowavemi‧cro‧wave1 /ˈmaɪkrəweɪv/ ●●● S2 noun [countable] 🔊 🔊 1 microwave.jpg (also microwave oven) a type of oven that cooks food very quickly using very short electric waves instead of heat 🔊 I’ll heat it up in the microwave.2 TPEa very short electric wave that is used in cooking food and sending messages by radio, and in radar
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microwaveCompact models are about the size of a microwave.With a microwave, he calculates, we could get rid of our cook.If this would otherwise be done leaving food out or in the refrigerator, then the microwave actually adds to energy use.