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Synonyms for microwave

a short electromagnetic wave (longer than infrared but shorter than radio waves)

kitchen appliance that cooks food by passing an electromagnetic wave through it

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cook or heat in a microwave oven

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"Microwave ovens do not make food radioactive," according to Cancer Council NSW.
If you are one of those who are affected by the scuttlebutt, here are 3 common myths about microwave ovens and the reasons why you shouldn't believe them:
Here's the how-to behind tastier mug recipes: Microwave ovens cannot only steam food, but in some situations can toast, fry and even caramelize.
Another online retailer , Ahmad Raza said ,demands for home and kitchen appliances like washing machines, microwave ovens, rice cookers, pressure cookers etc, are increased remarkably ahead of Eid as these appliances eased the daily chores of the housewives.
We should not heat food wrapped in aluminium foil or plastics because they will either melt with the food or they will catch fire." Al Muherzi said that microwave ovens in general were not advisable because they generated radiation harmful to the human body.
Microwave ovens generate 7.7 million tonnes of carbon dioxide per year in the EU, equivalent to the annual emissions of 6.8 million cars.
Dawlance's customers will get exciting gifts such as microwave ovens and other kitchen appliances on the purchase of washing machines, AC's and microwave ovens from Electric City stores.
These cases highlight the differing thermodynamic reactions that can occur when eggs are heated in microwave ovens. To prevent this from happening, eggshells should be pierced to avoid rapid pressure changes when prepared in such ovens.
These recipes are also listed in the recipe book that comes along with DW-142 G microwave ovens.
Ltd., today introduced a new range of microwave ovens in India.
Dawlance Pakistan recently participated in a 3-day local brand exhibition, where they offered consumers a chance to purchase a number of home appliances such as Air Conditioners, Refrigerators, Washing Machines and Microwave Ovens on installment basis.
Microwave ovens convert electricity into microwaves--a type of electromagnetic radiation--that are reflected inside the ovens' metal interior, and are absorbed by food.
But, say experts at Samsung, microwave ovens can get taken for granted, abused and misused.
The UAE government has started the regulation and control of all microwave ovens being sold and distributed in the country to help prevent harmful radiation.
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