Definition of backrest in English:

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backrest

Pronunciation: /ˈbakˌrest/

noun

A support for a person’s back when the person is seated.
Example sentences
  • The chair is also available with adjustable armrests, a height-adjustable backrest and variable seat depths, whereby the active lumbar support is always in the correct position.
  • Women suffering from ‘super dimples’ typically work on computers for much of the day, don't use foot rests and don't use the backrests of their seats properly.
  • The front seat backrests can be electrically adjusted in separate sections, along with the headrest, providing maximum support in the right places.
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