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Meaning of ETNA

Pronunciation:  'etnu, 'etnu

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  a gas burner used in laboratories; has an air valve to regulate the mixture of gas and air
  2. [n]  an inactive volcano in Sicily; last erupted in 1961; the highest volcano in Europe (10,500 feet)

ETNA is a 4 letter word that starts with E.


 Synonyms: bunsen, bunsen burner, Mount Etna, Mt Etna
 See Also: gas burner, gas jet, Sicilia, Sicily, volcano



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Et"na\, n.
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.