patio furniture
patio furniture pa"ti*o fur"ni*ture Furniture such as chairs, tables, settees or loungers, suited for use on a patio[3], i.e. such that will not be damaged by exposure to rain, sun or other outdoor elements. [PJC]

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  • patio — (n.) 1818, inner court open to the sky, from Sp. patio probably from O.Prov. patu, pati untilled land, communal pasture, from L. pactum agreement (see PACT (Cf. pact)). Another theory traces the Spanish word to L. patere to lie open. Meaning… …   Etymology dictionary

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  • furniture — noun Etymology: Middle French fourniture, from fournir Date: 1542 equipment that is necessary, useful, or desirable: as a. archaic the trappings of a horse b. movable articles used in readying an area (as a room or patio) for occupancy or use …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • El Patio — (Benalauría,Испания) Категория отеля: Адрес: Carniceria, 3, 29493 Benalauría, Испания …   Каталог отелей

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