Translation: from english

Turned chair

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  • Turned chair — Turned or thrown chairs are an early form of armchair, made by turners with the use of a lathe, rather than by joiners or carpenters. cite book title=Oak Furniture: The British Tradition last=Chinnery |first=Victor publisher=Antique Collector s… …   Wikipedia

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  • chair-bed — chairˈ bed noun A chair capable of being turned into a bed • • • Main Entry: ↑chair …   Useful english dictionary

  • chair — chairless, adj. /chair/, n. 1. a seat, esp. for one person, usually having four legs for support and a rest for the back and often having rests for the arms. 2. something that serves as a chair or supports like a chair: The two men clasped hands… …   Universalium

  • brewster chair — noun Usage: usually capitalized B Etymology: after William Brewster died 1644 American pioneer : a heavy turned chair with vertical spindles in two tiers in the back and in one or more tiers below the seat in front * * * a chair of 17th century… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Glastonbury chair — is a 19th century term for an earlier wooden foldingFact|date=April 2008 chair, usually of oak, possibly based on a chair made for the last Abbot of Glastonbury, England. The Glastonbury chair was known to exist since the Early Middle Ages, but… …   Wikipedia

  • carver chair — “ noun Usage: usually capitalized 1st C Etymology: after John Carver died 1621 first governor of Plymouth Colony; from a specimen belonging to him : a heavy turned chair having three vertical and three horizontal spindles in the back * * * a… …   Useful english dictionary

  • mushroom chair — noun : a turned chair of the 17th and early 18th centuries having enlarged and usually flattened balls topping and made in one piece with the front posts …   Useful english dictionary

  • Electric chair — Execution by electrocution (usually referred to, after its method of implementation, as the Electric Chair) is an execution method originating in the United States in which the person being put to death is strapped to a specially built wooden… …   Wikipedia

  • Brewster chair — a chair of 17th century New England having heavy turned uprights with vertical turned spindles filling in the back, the space beneath the arms, and the spaces between the legs. Cf. Carver chair. [1920 25, Amer.; named after W. BREWSTER] * * *  … …   Universalium

  • wainscot chair — Eng. Furniture. an armchair of the 17th century, made of oak and having a solid paneled back. * * * ▪ furniture also called  panel chair  or  joined chair        chair, usually made of oak, and named for the fine grade of oak usually used for… …   Universalium

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