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EtymologyEdit

From microgolf (microwave) +‎ oven (oven), a loan translation of English microwave oven. Similar to Afrikaans mikrogolfoond, also a loan translation of the English word.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈmi.kroː.ɣɔlfˌoː.və(n)/
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  • Hyphenation: mi‧cro‧golf‧oven

NounEdit

microgolfoven m (plural microgolfovens, diminutive microgolfoventje n)

  1. (chiefly Belgium) microwave oven, a fast heating device with mainly culinary use

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