Definition of trestle table in English:

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trestle table

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noun

A table consisting of a board or boards laid on trestles.
Example sentences
  • His designs - rocking chairs, a picnic table with benches, a trestle table, a garden bench - are beautiful and functional.
  • I spotted my first as I was driving into the shopping centre to help operate a street stall (a trestle table with a red tablecloth) with Rory's family on the Saturday morning.
  • An efficient wood stove stands in the middle of the common room, bordered on one side by couches, and on the other side by a rustic trestle table.

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Syllabification: tres·tle ta·ble

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