(US) An item of officefurniture comprised of a set of either drawers, or shelves with individual doors or panels, sized to standard widths of file folders and traditionally used for the storage of files.
File-cabinet Sentence Examples
Only baby Claire who slept soundly in her file cabinet crib was truly content.
Baby Claire was often in evidence in our work place, sleeping on mother's arm or in her file cabinet remodeled crib, or supping on Martha's breast.
Fly down on Friday and we can put this whole thing in a file cabinet by the weekend.
By opening and closing the drawers of a a file cabinet interface the user can control both the machines and the projected images.
Files in the file cabinet are accessible through the opening and closing of the cabinet drawers.