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.
n 1: an inactive volcano in Sicily; last erupted in 1961; the
highest volcano in Europe (10,500 feet) [syn: 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,