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é·ta·gèrealso e·ta·gere (ā′tä-zhâr′)
A piece of furniture with open shelves for small ornaments.
[French, from Old French estagiere, scaffold, from estage, floor; see stage.]
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(Furniture) a stand with open shelves for displaying ornaments, etc
[C19: from French, from étage shelf; see stage]
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art at ethene
or e•ta•gere(ˌeɪ tɑˈʒɛər, ˌeɪ tə-)
a stand with a series of open shelves for small objects, bric-a-brac, etc.
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|Noun||1.||etagere - a piece of furniture with open shelves for displaying small ornaments|
article of furniture, furniture, piece of furniture - furnishings that make a room or other area ready for occupancy; "they had too much furniture for the small apartment"; "there was only one piece of furniture in the room"
shelf - a support that consists of a horizontal surface for holding objects
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