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drop-leaf

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Definition of drop-leaf in English:

adjective

(Of a table) having a hinged flap.
Example sentences
  • For the first five years the standard layout consisted of opposing settees forward with a drop-leaf table between which formed a dinette or double berth.
  • In the main saloon area there are port and starboard settees with a centerline drop-leaf table followed by a port galley and starboard navigation station.
  • In the center of the print room is a late eighteenth-century walnut drop-leaf table from Delaware, and around it are two pairs of mahogany Chippendale chairs - one pair American and the other English.

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