Definition of drop leaf in English:

drop leaf

Syllabification: drop leaf

noun

  • A hinged table leaf: both drop leaves are badly scratched [as modifier]: a mahogany drop-leaf table
    More example sentences
    • Originally the main saloon had a small pilot berth behind the port settee and a starboard settee separated by a drop leaf table.
    • Popular options included a drop leaf table which folds down along each side of the centerboard trunk, shelves above the berths and a self-contained head aft of the port berth.
    • It's a drop leaf library table made in Philadelphia.

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noun
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