A kitchen is a room or part of a room used for cooking and food preparation.

In the West, a modern residential kitchen is typically equipped with a stove, a sink with hot and cold running water, a refrigerator and kitchen cabinets arranged according to a modular design. Many households have a microwave oven, a dishwasher and other electric appliances. The main function of a kitchen is cooking or preparing food but it may also be used for dining, food storage, entertaining, dishwashing and laundry.

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Famous quotes containing the word kitchen:

    Helen, Helen,
    the kitchen is your dog
    and you pat it
    and love it
    and keep it clean.
    Anne Sexton (1928–1974)

    On the kitchen wall a flash
    of shadow:
    swift pilgrimage
    of pigeons, a spiral
    celebration of air, of sky-deserts.
    Denise Levertov (b. 1923)

    Builder, in building the little house,
    In every way you may please yourself;
    But please please me in the kitchen chimney:
    Don’t build me a chimney upon a shelf.
    Robert Frost (1874–1963)