desk-bound


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desk-bound

adj
engaged in or involving sedentary work, as at an office desk
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Adj.1.desk-bound - restricted to working in an office rather than in an active physical capacity
inactive - not active physically or mentally; "illness forced him to live an inactive life"; "dreamy and inactive by nature"
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desk-bound

[ˈdeskbaʊnd] ADJsedentario
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