Meaning of OVEN in English
n.1 an enclosed compartment of brick, stone, or metal for cooking food.
2 a chamber for heating or drying.
3 a small furnace or kiln used in chemistry, metallurgy, etc.
Phrases and idioms:
oven-ready (of food) prepared before sale so as to be ready for immediate cooking in the oven.
Etymology: OE ofen f. Gmc
Oxford English vocab. Оксфордский английский словарь. 2012