2 definitions found

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Etna \Et"na\, noun A kind of small, portable, cooking apparatus for which heat is furnished by a spirit lamp.

There should certainly be an etna for getting a hot cup of coffee in a hurry. --V. Baker.

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:



1: an inactive volcano in Sicily; last erupted in 1961; the highest volcano in Europe (10,500 feet) [syn: {Etna}, {Mount Etna}, {Mt Etna}]

2: a gas burner used in laboratories; has an air valve to regulate the mixture of gas and air [syn: {bunsen burner}, {bunsen}, {etna}]

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