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A wooden chair having a high spoked back, outward-slanting legs connected by a crossbar, and a contoured seat.
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(Furniture) a simple wooden chair, popular in England and America from the 18th century, usually having a shaped seat, splayed legs, and a back of many spindles
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any of various wooden chairs of 18th-century England and America, having a spindle back and legs slanting outward.
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A comfortable wooden chair with arms, a spoked back, and splayed legs.
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