console table
noun Date: 1807 a table fixed to a wall with its top supported by consoles or front legs; broadly a table designed to fit against a wall

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  • Console table — Console Con sole, n. [F.] 1. (Arch.) (a) A bracket whose projection is not more than half its height. (b) Any small bracket; also, a console table. [1913 Webster] 2. (Computers) The keyboard and monitor of a computer considered together. [GG] 3.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • console table — [kän′sōl΄] n. 1. a table supported by ornamental consoles 2. a small table with legs curved or carved to resemble consoles, placed against a wall …   English World dictionary

  • console table — noun a small table fixed to a wall or designed to stand against a wall • Syn: ↑console • Hypernyms: ↑table …   Useful english dictionary

  • console table — /kon sohl/ 1. a table supported by consoles or brackets fixed to a wall. 2. a table, often with bracketlike legs, designed to fit against a wall. [1805 15] * * * …   Universalium

  • console table — con′sole ta ble [[t]ˈkɒn soʊl[/t]] n. 1) fur a table supported by consoles or brackets fixed to a wall 2) fur a table, often with legs resembling consoles, designed to fit against a wall • Etymology: 1805–15 …   From formal English to slang

  • console table — /ˈkɒnsoʊl teɪbəl/ (say konsohl taybuhl) noun 1. a table supported by consoles or brackets fixed to a wall. 2. a table, often with bracket like legs, designed to fit against a wall …   Australian English dictionary

  • console table — noun a table top supported by ornamented brackets against a wall …   English new terms dictionary

  • Console — Con sole, n. [F.] 1. (Arch.) (a) A bracket whose projection is not more than half its height. (b) Any small bracket; also, a console table. [1913 Webster] 2. (Computers) The keyboard and monitor of a computer considered together. [GG] 3.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • console model — Console Con sole, n. [F.] 1. (Arch.) (a) A bracket whose projection is not more than half its height. (b) Any small bracket; also, a console table. [1913 Webster] 2. (Computers) The keyboard and monitor of a computer considered together. [GG] 3.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • console — console1 [kən sōl′] vt. consoled, consoling [Fr consoler < L consolari < com , with + solari, to comfort, SOLACE] to make feel less sad or disappointed; comfort SYN. COMFORT consolable adj. consolingly adv. console2 [kän′sōl΄] n …   English World dictionary

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