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di·rec·tor's chair(dĭ-rĕk′tərz, dī-)
A light folding armchair having a plastic, wooden, or metal frame and a back and seat usually made of canvas.
[From its use by motion picture directors on the set.]
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(Furniture) a light wooden folding chair with arm rests and a canvas seat and back
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a lightweight folding armchair with transversely crossed legs and a canvas seat and back panel traditionally used by motion-picture directors.
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n (Film) → Regiestuhl m
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