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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.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • 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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