breakfront

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break·front

 (brāk′frŭnt′)
n.
A piece of furniture, such as a cabinet or a bookcase, with a central section that projects beyond the sections to either side.

breakfront

(ˈbreɪkˌfrʌnt)
adj
(Furniture) (prenominal) (of a bookcase, bureau, etc) having a slightly projecting central section

break•front

(ˈbreɪkˌfrʌnt)

n.
a cabinet, bookcase, etc., having a central section extending forward from those at either side.
[1925–30]
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