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secretaire

Saltos de línea: sec|re¦taire
Pronunciación: /ˌsɛkrɪˈtɛː
 
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Definición de secretaire en inglés:

sustantivo

A small writing desk; an escritoire.
Example sentences
  • One of the finest pieces of French royal furniture in the Wallace Collection is the secretaire made for Queen Marie-Antoinette in 1780.
  • The secretaire was still in the cabinet interieur at the beginning of the French Revolution, in 1789.
  • The initial dismantling of the secretaire was extremely difficult and revealed much about its technical construction and Riesener's workshop practices.

Origen

late 18th century: from French secrétaire, literally 'secretary'.

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