Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio.
- 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.
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The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
A wooden chair having a low back with spindles that curve forward to provide armrests.