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- n. Alternative spelling of dumbwaiter.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A framework on which dishes, food, etc., are passed from one room or story of a house to another; a lift for dishes, etc.; also, a piece of furniture with movable or revolving shelves.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A framework with shelves, placed between a kitchen and a dining-room for conveying food, etc.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a small elevator used to convey food (or other goods) from one floor of a building to another
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