gate|leg table

gate|leg table «GAYT LEHG»,
a table with drop leaves supported by legs set in gatelike frames which may be swung back to allow the leaves to be shut down.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • gate-leg table — noun count a table you can make larger with an extra leg and surface that fold out …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • gate-leg table — /gayt leg / a table having drop leaves supported by gate legs. Also, gate legged table. [1900 05] * * * gate leg table UK US noun [countable] [singular gate leg table plural gate leg tables] …   Useful english dictionary

  • gate-leg table — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms gate leg table : singular gate leg table plural gate leg tables a table that you can make larger with an extra leg and surface that fold out …   English dictionary

  • gate-leg table — /gayt leg / a table having drop leaves supported by gate legs. Also, gate legged table. [1900 05] * * * …   Universalium

  • gate-leg table — /ˌgeɪt lɛg ˈteɪbəl/ (say .gayt leg taybuhl) noun a table having drop leaves which are supported when open by legs which swing out and are usually connected by crosspieces. Also, gate legged table …   Australian English dictionary

  • gate-leg table — noun (C) a table that can be made larger by moving a leg out to support a folding part …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • gate-legged table — noun see gateleg table * * * gate legged table «GAYT LEHGD», a gateleg table …   Useful english dictionary

  • gate-legtable — gate leg table (gātʹlĕg ) n. A drop leaf table with paired legs that swing out to support the leaves. * * * …   Universalium

  • gate-legged — gateˈ legged or gateˈleg adjective (of a table) having a hinged and framed leg that can swing out to support a leaf to extend the table • • • Main Entry: ↑gate …   Useful english dictionary

  • Gate House — is one of the four Upper Houses of the Burwash Hall residence at Victoria College in the University of Toronto. Until 2007, when Victoria administration made it co ed, Gate House was the last remaining all male residence building in the… …   Wikipedia

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