from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. An armchair with a high back from which project large, enclosing side pieces.
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- n. A chair with a high back from which project small side pieces, originally to protect from draught
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. easy chair having wings on each side of a high back
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