captain's chair definition by Webster's New World
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- a hardwood armchair having a low, curved back, formed of a single rail supported by spindles, and a saddle seat
- a bucket seat with a high back that includes a headrest, as in some vans, light trucks, etc.
captain's chair definition by American Heritage Dictionary
A wooden chair having a low back with spindles that curve forward to provide armrests.