- nouna cabinet (usually with glass doors) for storing and displaying china• Syn: ↑china cabinet• Hypernyms: ↑cabinet
* * *noun also china cabinet: a cupboard or cabinet for the storage and often display of household crockery or china
* * *a cabinet or cupboard for storing or exhibiting chinaware.Also, china cabinet.[1765-75]
* * *china closet,a cabinet for storing china.
Useful english dictionary. 2012.
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