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oven

/ówvin/ [Atlantic pronunciation (Hancock 1969:54); cf, similar vowel correspondence in HONGRY, OGLY; cf. Scots oven a shallow pan or metal pot with lid, in which loaves are baked, burning pests being piled on the top of the lid CSD] n. an iron pot with handles, feet, and a lid which may be covered with coals for baking: This bread bake in a oven with the fire on the top (Ragged). (Gen.)

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Last update: 2012-10-25 23:14
Author: Holm and Shilling, DBE, 1982
Revision: 1.1

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