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Definition of bench table in English:

noun

A low stone seat on the inside of a wall or round the base of a pillar in a church, cloister, or other religious building.
Example sentences
  • A convertible model allows bench-table combinations to be converted into two benches with backrests.
  • The nave of three bays has on its south side an arcade of the end of the 13th century with pillars of four engaged filleted shafts and a bench-table or seat round the bases.

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