A 24 inch over the range microwave (noun) is a compact kitchen appliance that combines a microwave oven with a stovetop exhaust fan and light. It is typically installed above a kitchen range or stovetop, offering convenience and space-saving. Over the range microwaves are a popular choice for kitchens due to their functionality and ability to conserve counter space. They provide quick and efficient cooking, reheating, and defrosting capabilities while also removing cooking odors and smoke through the exhaust fan. The historical development of over the range microwaves can be traced back to the 1950s, when the first models were …