EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Spanish estufa.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

estufa (plural estufas)

  1. A room in a Pueblo Indian house.

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PortugueseEdit

 
estufa

PronunciationEdit

 

  • Hyphenation: es‧tu‧fa

Etymology 1Edit

Borrowed from Italian stufa, from stufare.[1][2]

NounEdit

estufa f (plural estufas)

  1. greenhouse, glasshouse
    As plantas crescem mais rapidamente em estufas.
    Plants grow faster in greenhouses.
    gases com efeito de estufagreenhouse gases
  2. hothouse
  3. stove

Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

estufa

  1. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present indicative of estufar
  2. second-person singular (tu, sometimes used with você) affirmative imperative of estufar

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ estufa” in Dicionário infopédia da Língua Portuguesa. Porto: Porto Editora, 2003–2022.
  2. ^ estufa” in Dicionário Priberam da Língua Portuguesa.

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SpanishEdit

NounEdit

estufa f (plural estufas)

  1. stove, oven (to heat with)

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