campstool
campstool camp"stool` n. a folding stool. [WordNet 1.5]

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  • campstool — [kamp′sto͞ol΄] n. a lightweight folding stool …   English World dictionary

  • campstool — /kamp stoohl /, n. a lightweight folding stool, esp. for use in camping. [1855 60; CAMP1 + STOOL] * * * …   Universalium

  • campstool — noun A portable folding stool …   Wiktionary

  • campstool — camp|stool [ˈkæmpstu:l] n BrE a small folding seat with no back …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • campstool — n. small portable folding chair …   English contemporary dictionary

  • campstool — noun (C) a small folding seat with no back …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • campstool — camp•stool [[t]ˈkæmpˌstul[/t]] n. fur a lightweight folding stool, usu. with a canvas seat • Etymology: 1855–60 …   From formal English to slang

  • campstool — noun a folding stool • Hypernyms: ↑stool * * * ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ noun : a small portable folding backless stool * * * /kamp stoohl /, n. a lightweight folding stool, esp. for use in camping. [1855 60; CAMP1 + STOOL] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Faldstool — (from the O.H. Ger. falden or falten , to fold, and stuol , Mod. Ger. Stuhl , stool ; from the medieval Latin faldistolium derived, through the old form fauesteuil , from the Mod. Fr. fautcuil ) is a portable folding chair, used by a bishop when… …   Wikipedia

  • curule chair — (in ancient Rome) a folding seat with curved legs and no back, often ornamented with ivory, used only by certain high officials. [1775 85] * * * Latin  Sella Curulis,         a style of chair reserved in ancient Rome for the use of the highest… …   Universalium

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