article of furniture

noun
furnishings that make a room or other area ready for occupancy
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they had too much furniture for the small apartment

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there was only one piece of furniture in the room

Derivationally related forms: ↑furnish (for: ↑furniture)
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Hypernyms: ↑furnishing
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Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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