Word of the day
  1. Noun
    • A heater, a closed apparatus to burn fuel for the warming of a room.
    • A device for heating food, (UK) a cooker.
    • (chiefly Britain) A hothouse (heated greenhouse).
    • (dated) A house or room artificially warmed or heated.
  2. Verb
    • (transitive) To heat or dry, as in a stove.
    • (transitive) To keep warm, in a house or room, by artificial heat.
    • simple past tense and past participle of stave.
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  • Although all of the mortar pargings were crazed, the effects of weathering were most apparent in the top pargings and in the top courses of the walls.